(8-10, 2-5) NR/NR
Waco, Texas Attendance: 6,471
(15-3, 5-1) 12/10
WACO, Texas (AP) - Odyssey Sims scored 20 points as No. 12 Baylor rolled over Kansas State 71-47 on Wednesday.
Baylor (15-3, 5-1 Big 12) shot 42 percent, made 6 of 14 beyond the arc and 15 of 24 from the line, though Sims was the only player in double figures. The Lady Bears won the rebounding battle 40-31.
Kansas State (8-10, 2-5) was led by Breanna Lewis' 14, while Brianna Craig added 13. The Wildcats were hurt by 21 turnovers and 21 personal fouls.
Baylor scored the first 10 points of the game and never trailed. They led 13-11 and went on an astounding 39-2 run to close the half with a 52-13 lead. KSU went 1 for 12 during the run, with 11 misses from 3-point range.
Kansas State outscored Baylor 34-19 in the second half as coach Kim Mulkey played her bench for long stretches.
Kansas State was led by Breanna Lewis and Brianna Craig with 11 points apiece.
Baylor held KSU to 13 points in the first half, the lowest output of an opponent this season overall (Savannah State, 17, Nov. 21) and in the Big 12 (Kansas, 24, 1/5/14).
Odyssey Sims (20 points) now has 19 straight games with at least 20 points dating back to last year's NCAA Tournament game with Louisville; it marks the 36th time in her career she's passed the 20-point mark in a game.
Sims extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 28 games. Sims was last held to single-digits vs. UCONN, Feb. 18, 2013, when she had 9.
Mackenzie Robertson has hit at least one 3-point field goal in 13 straight games.
STAT OF THE GAME
Baylor scored 34 points off turnovers, while Kansas State had 16.
TWEET OF THE GAME
Kansas State WBB paying price for rival Kansas upsetting Baylor on Sunday: Bears currently crushing Wildcats 52-13. KU faces KSU Saturday.-- Mechelle Voepel (@MechelleV) January 23, 2014
Baylor heads to Stillwater, Okla., where the Lady Bears will take on Oklahoma State Sunday (Jan. 26) at 3 p.m. CT.