Jan. 15, 2012
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1/1 BAYLOR 77, TEXAS 59
FRANK ERWIN CENTER AUSTIN, TEXAS
JAN. 15, 2012 ATTENDANCE: 9,002
The 17-0 start is the best in program history.
With today's Lady Bear victory, Kim Mulkey's career record now stands at 315-79.
Baylor is now 23-57 vs. Texas and and 7-27 all-time in Austin.
Kim Mulkey is now 15-10 vs. Texas.
Baylor is now 155-89 in Big 12 regular season play and 128-52 under Mulkey.
Baylor is 55-4 over their last 59 games.
Baylor is the only Division I school with both its men's (17-0) and women's (17-0) teams sporting perfect records.
Baylor has now won 91 consecutive games when scoring 70 or more points, dating back to a 78-72 overtime loss to North Carolina State in the 2007 NCAA Tournament in Raleigh, N.C.
Baylor hasn't allowed an opponent to shoot 50 percent in 191 straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
Baylor has won 18 of its last 19 regular-season Big 12 games, last loss was Feb. 19, 2011 at Texas Tech.
Brittney Griner (32 pts) has scored in double-figures in 57 straight games and in 87 of 89 in her career.
Griner scored 20-plus points for the 12th time this season and 53rd of her career. Adding 13 rebounds marked her 35th career double-double and eighth of the year.
Destiny Williams tied career highs with 21 points, 14 rebounds and three steals.
Williams (21 pts) recorded the eighth double-digit scoring performance of the season and 17th of her career.
Williams (21 pts, 14 reb) registered her fifth double-double of the year and seventh of her career.
Today's game marked the second time this season that Griner and Williams have produced back-to-back double-doubles. They accomplished the feat vs. UCLA and Notre Dame and now again against Oklahoma State and Texas.
Kimetria Hayden registered a career-high seven assists.