Feb. 12, 2014
7/4 BAYLOR (21-3, 11-1) 75, Texas Tech (6-18, 0-13) 58
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014
United Spirit Arena (Lubbock, Texas)
BAYLOR POSTGAME NOTES
Baylor's win Wednesday closes Texas Tech's lead in the all-time series to 47-32, and the Lady Bears are 24-8 vs. Texas Tech under Kim Mulkey, including an 8-6 United Spirit Arena mark.
Texas Tech leads the series in games played in Lubbock, 25-10, but Baylor has won seven of the last eight games in Unites Spirit Arena.
Baylor is now 83-23 in February games under Mulkey.
Baylor is now 129-8 over the last four seasons, and 115 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 95-5 over the past three seasons.
Baylor has 58 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.
In Baylor's last 277 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 464 of 476 games.
Odyssey Sims' 30 points extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 35 games. Sims was last held to single-digits vs. UCONN, Feb. 18, 2013, when she had 9. She tallied the 40th career game with at least 20 points and the 12th with 30 or more.
Sims hit six treys for the third time this season.
Sims now has 97 career games in double figures and has led the team in points 35 times in her career.
With her 30 points tonight, Sims has scored 2,203 career points, moving her up to No. 7 on the Big 12's career scoring chart. Sims has now scored double figures in the first half of all 24 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, 19 vs. OSU, 12 at Texas Tech).
Through 3-plus years, 4th-year players Sims and Makenzie Robertson are 129-8 (.942) overall, 62-2 (.969) 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 (13 points) recorded her 20th-double digit scoring game of this season.
Davis (13 points/10 rebounds) recorded her eighth career double-double.
Kristina Higgins' seven rebounds were a career-high in a Big 12 game.