Feb. 24, 2014
Box Score |
6/5 BAYLOR (25-3, 15-1) 96, Oklahoma (17-12, 8-8) 89
Monday, Feb. 24, 2014
Ferrell Center (Waco, Texas)
BAYLOR POSTGAME NOTES
Baylor extended its win streak to 11 straight games.
Baylor posted its 17th, 25-win season overall, 11th straight and 12th overall under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor has now won 35 straight home games vs. Big 12 foes since a 70-54 loss to Texas, March, 2010.
Baylor has won a nation's-best 134 straight home games vs. non-ranked opponents, dating back to an April 4, 2003, loss to Auburn in the WNIT finals.
Baylor's win gives the Lady Bears eight straight wins over Oklahoma. The Sooners still lead the overall series 24-19.
Baylor now holds a 10-9 advantage over Oklahoma in games played in Waco, having won five straight.
Baylor is now 87-23 in February games under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor's 53 points are the most points scored in a first half of any Big 12 game by the Lady Bears (previous high was 50, twice with last vs. Texas on Feb. 12, 2011).
Baylor scored 50 or more points in the half of a Big 12 game for the first since having 50 vs. Missouri on Jan. 4, 2012.
Baylor scored its most points in the series vs. Oklahoma since tallying 97 vs. Oklahoma on Feb. 1, 1998.
Baylor scored its most points in a Big 12 game since tallying 96 vs. Texas on Feb. 12, 2011.
Baylor has 62 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.
Baylor started the game on a 16-2 run, a lead the Lady Bears would never relinquish as they never trailed in the game.
Baylor is now 133-8 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 99-5 over the past three seasons.
In Baylor's last 281 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 466 of 478 games.
Baylor had two or more players in double figures for the eighth time this season and the first time since three players had double figures at Oklahoma.
Baylor had two players (Sims, 38 and Davis, 28) score 20 or more points in a game for the first time since having three players accomplish the feat vs. Kentucky on Dec. 6, 2013.
Baylor scored 90 or more points in a conference game for the third time this season. It was BU's 10th game of the year with 90 or more points.
Baylor scored its most points in Big 12 play this season and its most since notching 100 vs. Houston Baptist on Dec. 15.
Baylor tied a season-high with 23 3-point field goals attempted.
Baylor shot 50 percent or more from the floor for the seventh time this season.
Baylor was outrebounded (45-40) for only the fifth time this season .
Odyssey Sims' 38 points extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 39 games.
Sims was last held to single-digits vs. UCONN, Feb. 18, 2013, when she had 9.
Sims became the third women's player in Big 12 history to score 2,000 points and hand out 600 assists in her career. (Via ESPN Stats & Info).
Sims' nine assists on the night gave her 606 for her career. She is BU's all-time career assists leader.
Sims scored 30 or more points in a game for the 13th time this season.
Sims now has 101 career games in double figures and has led the team in points 39 times in her career.
Sims scored 20 or more points by the half for the seventh time this season.
Sims has now scored double figures in the first half of all 28 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, 21 vs. OU).
Sims (9 assists) had six or more assists for the 11th time this season and seven or more for the third straight game.
Makenzie Robertson (11points) scored in double figures for eighth time this season.
Through 3-plus years, 4th-year players Sims and Makenzie Robertson are 133-8 (.943) overall, 66-2 (.971) 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 (28 Points and 14 rebounds) had her ninth double-double of the season and tied a career high in points (28 vs. Nicholls State).
Davis scored in double-figures for the 23rd time this year.
Davis secured double-digit rebounds for the 10th time this season.
Davis was at double figures (17 points) by halftime for the seventh time this season.
Davis scored 20 or more points in a game for the third time this season.
Niya Johnson had nine assists. It marks the 18th time that she has had 6 or more assists in a game.
Sune Agbuke had a career-high three steals.