Feb. 27, 2012
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#1/1 BAYLOR 69, #17/11 TEXAS A&M 62
REED ARENA COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS
FEB. 27, 2012 ATTENDANCE: 10,265
The 30-0 start is the best in program history, Baylor is the only undefeated team in NCAA Division I.
With today's Lady Bear victory, Kim Mulkey's career record now stands at 328-79.
Baylor is now 168-89 in Big 12 regular season play and 141-52 under Mulkey.
The Lady Bears own the longest active win streak (30) in NCAA Division I women's basketball.
Baylor's 30-0 start equals the-best in Big 12 history behind Nebraska's 30-0 mark to begin the 2009-10 season.
Baylor is 68-4 over its last 72 games.
The win is Baylor's fourth straight over Texas A&M in College Station and moves BU to 49-36 all-time vs. the Aggies; 18-18 in College Station and 24-5 under Mulkey.
Baylor has its first 17-0 conference start in the Big 12 era, besting last year's 11-0 start. This sets a new Big 12 record for victories.
Baylor extended its school-record Big 12 regular-season win streak to 20 straight.
Baylor hasn't allowed an opponent to shoot 50 percent in 205 straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
Baylor has won 33 of its last 34 regular-season Big 12 games. Its last loss was Feb. 19, 2011 at Texas Tech.
Baylor has now won 30 or more games in seven seasons, including three under Kim Mulkey and two straight.
Baylor is now 8-0 vs. ranked opponents this season.
Brittney Griner (25 pts) has scored in double-figures in 70 straight games and in 100 of 102 in her career.
Griner has now scored 20 or more points in 21 games this season and 62nd of her career.
Odyssey Sims scored a season-high-tying 25 points and notched her 22nd game of the season double-digit scoring of the season and 45th of her career. She also recorded the seventh 20 point game of the season and 14th of her career.
Destiny Williams (12 rebounds) collected her 14th double-digit rebounding game of the season, 18 of her career.