Feb. 9, 2011
#1/1 BAYLOR 69, NEBRASKA 45
BOB DEVANEY SPORTS CENTER LINCOLN, NEB.
FEB. 9, 2011 ATTENDANCE: 6,102
The win extends Baylor's season win streak to 19 games and is the longest current win streak NCAA Division I.
Baylor, 22-1, has posted its best start in program history, improving upon the 2007-08 season's 20-1 start.
Baylor is now 10-5 all-time vs. Nebraska. Kim Mulkey is now 8-3 against the Cornhuskers. BU is now 5-3 in games played in the Bob Devaney Sports Center.
The Lady Bears have posted their best start in Big 12 play at 9-0. The 2007-08 squad opened league play at 8-0.
Baylor hasn't allowed an opponent to shoot 50 percent in 160-straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
Baylor has won eight of its nine league games by 12 points or more.
By holding Nebraska to a .294 shooting percentage, Baylor has now held 11 of its opponents to under .300 shooting percentage this season.
Brittney Griner (23 pts) has scored in double-figures in 55-of-56 career games, including all 22 this season. She notched her 14th 20+ point performance of the season, 29th of her career.
Brooklyn Pope (10 pts) notched her sixth double-figure scoring game of the season.
Odyssey Sims' 14 points marks her 16th double-digit effort of the season.