March 18, 2012
Box Score |
#1/1  BAYLOR 81,  UC SANTA BARBARA 50
THE STROH CENTER BOWLING GREEN, OHIO
MARCH 18, 2012 ATTENDANCE: 4,205
The 35-0 record is the best in program history and keeps Baylor as the only undefeated team in NCAA Division I.
Baylor's 35 victories establishes a program record, bettering last season's 34 wins.
With today's Lady Bear victory, Kim Mulkey's career record now stands at 333-79.
The Lady Bears own the longest active win streak (35) in NCAA Division I women's basketball.
Baylor is 73-4 over its last 77 games.
The Baylor is 23-9 all time in NCAA Championship games and 10-1 in first round games, all under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor advances to the NCAA Championship second round for the 10th time in program history.
BU is now 3-0 vs. UC Santa Barbara.
Baylor's 58.7 shooting percentage is its second-highest in an NCAA Championship game, it shot .589 (33-56) vs. Green Bay last season, second-highest before today was .510 (25-49) vs. West Virginia last season.
Baylor's shooting percentage is its second-highest of the season.
Baylor hasn't allowed an opponent to shoot 50 percent in 210 straight games, dating back to March 25, 2006 against Maryland.
Baylor has now won 109 straight games when scoring 70 or more points. BU is 250-13 under Kim Mulkey when scoring 70 or more points.
The Lady Bears have won 92 straight games when putting 80 or more points on the scoreboard including a 156-3 mark under Mulkey.
All of Baylor's players played at least 12 minutes.
Brittney Griner (14 pts.) has scored in double-figures in 75 straight games and in 105 of 107 in her career.
Destiny Williams (12 pts.) has scored in double figures in 19 games this season, 27 in her career.
Odyssey Sims (10 points) recorded her 25th double-digit scoring effort of the season and the 47th of her career.
Brooklyn Pope (12 pts.) tallied her 12th double-digit scoring game of the season, 20th of her career.
Sune Agbuke scored a career-high 11 points vs. UCSB, her previous high was 10 vs. McNeese State.
Ashley Field pulled down a season-high six rebounds.