Feb. 3, 2014
7/7 BAYLOR (19-3, 9-1) 81, OKLAHOMA (14-9, 5-5) 67
Monday, Feb. 3, 2014
Lloyd Noble Arena (Norman, Okla.)
Baylor's win Monday trims Oklahoma's all-time lead in the series to 24-18, and the Lady Bears are 14-17 vs. Oklahoma under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor is now 82-23 in February games under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor scored 18 second chance points to OU's eight.
In Baylor's last 274 games, only one opponent (Stanford, .509) has shot 50% or above. Last season, the Cardinal broke BU's streak of 217 games of holding opponents to under 50 percent shooting. Under Mulkey, BU has held its foes under 50% shooting in 461 of 473 games.
Baylor is now 127-8 over the last four seasons, and 113 of those wins have been by 10 points or more - only six times has Baylor's winning margin been five points or fewer.
Baylor is now 93-5 over the past three seasons.
Baylor has 56 straight games with at least one 3-point field goal made dating back to Nov. 13, 2012, when BU was 0-for-3 from long range.
Baylor has outrebounded its opponent in 20 of 22 games this season; UConn (41=39) and Kansas (51-47) are the only two teams to best the Lady Bears on the boards this season.
Odyssey Sims' 27 points extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 33 games. Sims was last held to single-digits vs. UCONN, Feb. 18, 2013, when she had 9. She tallied the 39th career game with at least 20 points.
Sims now has 95 career games in double figures and has led the team in points 33 times in her career.
Sims has now scored double figures in the first half of all 21 games this season (13 vs. Grambling State; 14 vs. Nicholls State; 24 vs. Rice (career high); 11 vs. Savannah State; 20 vs. Northwestern State; 24 vs. UTSA; 17 vs. SJSU; 13 vs. Kentucky; 16 vs. Houston Baptist; 16 vs. Ole Miss; 20 vs. McNeese State; 15 at Kansas State; 18 vs. Kansas; 26 at West Virginia; 18 vs. TCU; 15 vs. UCONN; 21 at Kansas, 14 vs. Kansas State, at OSU 11, 14 vs. Texas Tech, 18 vs. Texas, 12 at OU).
Through 3-plus years, 4th-year players Sims and Mackenzie Robertson are 127-8 (.941) overall, 60-2 (.968) in Big 12 regular season. The duo has 6 Big 12 titles, 3 NCAA Tournament trips, an NCAA title and two Final Four appearances to their credit.
Nina Davis recorded her seventh double-double of the season (19 pts 14 reb); she reached double figures in scoring for the 18th time this season and double figures in rebounds for the eighth time. She recorded the double-double by halftime with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Imani Wright tallied a career-high-tying 15 points, including 11 in the first half, recording her sixth double-digit scoring effort.
Sune Agbuke hauled down 14 rebounds, 11th time in her career to be in double-digits.