Feb. 22, 2014
6/5 BAYLOR (24-3, 14-1) 69, TCU (15-12, 6-9) 46
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
Daniel-Meyer Coliseum (Fort Worth, Texas)
BAYLOR POSTGAME NOTES
Baylor extended its win streak to 10 straight games.
Baylor's win gives the Lady Bears 16 straight wins over TCU.
Baylor now leads the overall series with TCU, 27-5, including a 13-3 mark in games played in Fort Worth and a 4-0 record under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor is now 86-23 in February games under Mulkey.
Baylor is now 132-8 over the last four seasons, and 118 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 98-5 over the past three seasons.
Baylor has 61 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 280 games, only one opponent (Stanford, .509) has shot 50% or above. Last season, the Cardinal broke BU's streak of 218 games of holding opponents to under 50 percent shooting. Under Mulkey, BU has held its foes under 50% shooting in 465 of 477 games.
Baylor's 30 first-half points tied its season low, also scored just 30 at Texas on Feb. 16
Baylor outscored TCU 15-5 on points off turnovers.
Baylor's bench outscored TCU 29-5.
Baylor had 20 assists to TCU's three.
Odyssey Sims' 17 points extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 38 games. Sims was last held to single-digits vs. UCONN, Feb. 18, 2013, when she had 9.
Sims now has 100 career games in double figures and has led the team in points 38 times in her career.
Sims has now scored double figures in the first half of all 27 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, 12 at Texas, 18 vs. Iowa State; 10 at TCU).
Sims' 17 points tied a season low, she also had 17 at Oklahoma State (Jan. 26)
Through 3-plus years, 4th-year players Sims and Makenzie Robertson are 132-8 (.943) overall, 65-2 (.970) 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.
Niya Johnson had eight rebounds tying a career high in rebounds in the game.
Nina Davis (14 points) scored in double-figures for the 22nd time this year.
Khadijiah Cave had 10 points in the game to be in double-figures for the seventh time this season.
Kristina Higgins (10 points) recorded her first Big 12 double figure scoring game and third double-digit outing of her career.
Sims (7r/7a) and Johnson (8r/7a) combined for 15 rebounds and 14 assists.