Dec. 3, 2013
9/9 BAYLOR (7-0) 113, NR/NR SAN JOSÉ STATE (4-4) 73
Tues., Dec. 3, 2013
Ferrell Center (Waco, Texas)
BAYLOR POSTGAME NOTES
Baylor is 7-0 to start a season for the 9th time and 1st time since 40-0 in the 2011-12 season - 6 of the 7-0 starts have come under Kim Mulkey.
Baylor owns a 3-0 advantage in the all-time series vs. San José State and is 2-0 under Mulkey.
Baylor is 332-23 when leading at half under Mulkey.
Baylor is 77-2 in December games under Mulkey.
Baylor is 352-15 when shooting a higher percentage from the field than its opponent under Mulkey.
Baylor is 315-31 when outrebounding opponents under Mulkey.
Baylor is 100-2 over last four seasons when scoring 70 or more points, BU is 291-15 under Mulkey when scoring 70+ and 186-5 when scoring 80+.
Baylor scored 100+ points for the 67th time in program history (67-0 record in those games), 23 times under Mulkey and 3 times this season - BU's 113 points rank 9th in program single-game history.
Baylor has scored at least 75 points and won by at least 30 points in all seven games this season.
Baylor has scored at least 50 points in 8 of 14 halves this season.
Baylor was trailing 23-18 at the 13:40 mark of the first half and used a 45-15 run to end the half and put the game out of reach.
The Lady Bears extended their program-record home win streak to 64 games; the streak is the longest active streak in the nation after UCONN snapped Stanford's string of 82-straight wins on Dec. 29, 2012. Baylor's last loss in Waco came against Texas, March 7, 2010 by a score of 70-54.
Baylor has won 34 straight regular season games since a 71-69 loss to No. 4 Stanford on Nov. 16, 2012, in Honolulu.
In Baylor's last 260 games, only one opponent (Stanford, .509) has shot 50 percent or above. Last season, the Cardinal broke BU's streak of 217 games of holding opponents to under 50 percent shooting.
Baylor is 115-5 over the last four seasons and 103 of those wins have been by 10 points or more - only five times has Baylor's winning margin been five points or fewer.
Baylor is 81-2 over the past three seasons.
Baylor has 41 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 has had at least one player score double figures in the first half in all seven games this season.
Baylor had three players in double figures at halftime for the first time this season (Odyssey Sims (17), Nina Davis (13), Makenzie Robertson (11)).
Baylor had 11 players play 10 minutes or more and all 11 players scored in the game.
Baylor's 63 points at half were the second-most in program history (64 vs. Southeastern Louisiana, Nov. 28, 2010).
SJSU's 13 made 3-pointers are the most made vs. Baylor since Louisville made 16 on March 31, 2013.
Baylor's 98 field goal attempts rank 2nd in single-game program history, BU's 47 made field goals rank 4th all-time in single-game BU history, BU's 64 rebounds rank 9th all-time in single-game BU history, BU's 31 assists rank 4th all-time in single-game BU history.
With 29 points, senior Odyssey Sims extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 17 games. Sims was last held to single-digits against UCONN, Feb. 18 when she had nine.
Sims' 29 points gave her eight straight games with at least 20 points dating back to last year's NCAA Tournament game with Louisville; and it marks the 25th time in her career she's passed the 20-point mark in a game.
Sims now has 80 career games in double figures and has led the team in points 18 times in her career.
Sims has now scored double figures in the first half of all seven 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).
Sims now has 505 career assists, which are the most all-time at Baylor, passing Angela Tisdale's (2004-08) record of 493.
Sims had her 2nd career game (1st this season) with at least 10 points (29), 5 rebounds (5), 5 assists (13) and 5 steals (5) - she had 19 points, 11 assists, six steals and five rebounds vs. Milwaukee on Dec. 8, 2011.
Sims now has 5 games (3 this season) of having at least 20 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists.
Sims' 10 assists at half are the most she's ever had in a half in her career.
Sims' 13 assists rank tied for 3rd in Baylor single-game history and marked the 5th time in her career that she's had 10+ assists.
Sims had a double-double (17 points, 10 assists) at half for the first time in her career, giving her 5 double-doubles in her career (1st this season) - she ended the game with 29 points and 13 assists.
Through three-plus years, fourth-year players Sims and Makenzie Robertson are 115-5 (.959) overall and are undefeated at the Ferrell Center.
Robertson's 11 points in the first half were the most she's ever had in a first half in her career - she finished with a season-high 13 points.
Freshman Nina Davis' 15 points helped her reach double figures in each of her first seven collegiate games.
Davis' 13 points at halftime were the most she's had in the first half of a game in her young career.
Sune Agbuke's 12 rebounds were a season high and mark the 4th time (2nd this season) she's had 10+ boards in her career.
Niya Johnson's 14 assists rank tied for 2nd in Baylor single-game history and marked the second time she's had 10+ assists in her career (had 11 at Rice on Nov. 27, 2012).
Johnson's 8 rebounds were a career high.