Feb. 4, 2012
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#1/1 BAYLOR 70, RV/RV KANSAS STATE 41
BRAMLAGE COLISEUM MANHATTAN, KAN.
FEB. 4, 2012 ATTENDANCE: 12,528
The 23-0 start is the best in program history.
With today's Lady Bear victory, Kim Mulkey's career record now stands at 321-79.
Baylor leads the series 16-8 and evens the series 4-4 in Manhattan and was the 12th straight over the Wildcats.
Baylor is now 161-89 in Big 12 regular season play and 134-52 under Mulkey.
The Lady Bears own the longest active win streak (23) in NCAA Division I women's basketball.
The win gives Baylor just its second 10-0 conference start in the Big 12 era: 11-0 in `10-11.
Baylor played in front of its second-largest crowd of the season with a sold out Bramlage Coliseum (12,528).
The Lady Bears have shot above 41.7% in 22 of 23 games this season.
Baylor has now held 11 opponents to under 30% shooting, Kansas State shot 26.4%
Baylor has now won 98 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 197 straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
Baylor has won 25 of its last 26 regular-season Big 12 games, last loss was Feb. 19, 2011 at Texas Tech.
With her 29 points tonight, Brittney Griner now has 2,020 career points and becomes the first NCAA Division I women's basketball player to score 2,000 points and block over 500 shots.
Griner (29 pts.) has scored in double-figures in 63 straight games and in 93 of 95 in her career.
Griner notched her 16th 20-plus point performance of the season and 57th of her career.
Destiny Williams (14 pts.) recorded her 12th double-figure scoring game of the season and 20th of her career.
Odyssey Sims tallied 13 points to record her 18th double-digit game of the season and 41st of her career.