Feb. 21, 2012
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1/1 BAYLOR 80, TEXAS 59
FERRELL CENTER • WACO, TEXAS
FEB. 21, 2012 • ATTENDANCE: 8,592
• With the win, Baylor clinched the Big 12 regular season title outright for the second consecutive season and third time overall.
• The 28-0 start is the best in program history, and makes Baylor the only undefeated team in NCAA Division I.
• With today's Lady Bear victory, Kim Mulkey's career record now stands at 326-79.
• Baylor is now 166-89 in Big 12 regular season play and 139-52 under Mulkey.
• The Lady Bears own the longest active win streak (28) in NCAA Division I women’s basketball.
• Baylor’s 28-0 start is the second-best in Big 12 history behind Nebraska’s 30-0 mark to begin the 2009-10 season.
• Baylor is 66-4 over its last 70 games.
• The win is Baylor’s fourth straight over Texas and moves BU to 25-57 all-time vs. Texas; 15-23 in Waco and 16-10 under Mulkey.
• Baylor has its first 15-0 conference start in the Big 12 era, besting last year’s 11-0 start.
• Baylor extended its school-record Big 12 regular-season win streak to 18 straight.
• Baylor is 69-3 since the start of the 2009-10 season when allowing 60 or fewer points, including 23-0 this season.
• Baylor now has a school-record 39-game home win streak with last home loss vs. Texas on March 7, 2009.
• Baylor has held 10 consecutive and 16 of its last 17 opponents under 60 points.
• Baylor has scored at least 70 points in 12 of its last 13 games.
• Baylor hasn't allowed an opponent to shoot 50 percent in 203 straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
• Baylor has won 31 of its last 32 regular-season Big 12 games. Its last loss was Feb. 19, 2011 at Texas Tech.
• Brittney Griner (18 pts) has scored in double-figures in 68 straight games and in 98 of 100 in her career.
• Griner (10 rebounds) had her 14th double-figure rebounding game of the season and 35th of her career.
• Griner recorded her 40th career double-double and her 14th of the season.
• Destiny Williams (11 points) recorded her 14th double-figure scoring game of the season and 22nd of her career.
• Williams notched her 13th double-figure rebounding game of the season and 17th of her career.
• Williams recorded her 11th career double-double and ninth of the season.
• Kimetria Hayden (17 points) recorded her 13th double-figures scoring game of the season and 25th of her career.
• Odyssey Sims (6 assists) notched her 10th game of the season with at least six assists.
• Brooklyn Pope (13 points) recorded her 10th double-figure scoring game of the season and 18th of her career.