Jan. 12, 2011
NO. 1/1 BAYLOR (15-1, 2-0) 87, TEXAS (11-5, 0-2) 72
FRANK ERWIN CENTER AUSTIN, TEXAS
JAN. 12, 2011 ATTENDANCE: 6,517
The Lady Bears are now 22-57 all-time against Texas while Kim Mulkey is now 13-10 versus the Longhorns.
The win extends Baylor's season win streak to 12 games.
Texas' 72 points were the most allowed by Baylor this season.
Baylor hasn't allowed an opponent to shoot 50 percent in 154 straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
Tonight's game marks Baylor's fourth game hauling down 50 or more rebounds.
Brittney Griner (27 pts) has scored in double-figures in 49-of-51 career games, including all 16 this season. It marked her 10th 20+ point performance of the season and 25th of her career.
Griner (27 pts/10 reb) notched her fourth double-double of the season, 20th of her career.
With her 27-point performance tonight, Griner reached the 1,000-point mark, just 51 games into her career. She now has 1,000 career points and is the 28th Lady Bear to reach the milestone.
Griner (7) has registered five or more blocks in eight games this season and 30 times in her career.
Griner, with her seven blocks, moves into No. 2 on the Big 12 career block shot list, passing Texas Tech's Cisti Greenwalt's 300. Griner now has 303 career blocks.
Odyssey Sims (23 pts) recorded her 11th double-digit scoring performance of the season and 11th in the last 12 games she's played in. She has scored 20+ points in three games this season.
Melissa Jones (13 reb) records fourth double-digit rebounding effort of the season, 17th of her career.