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Baylor, Houston Baptist Postgame Notes

Dec. 15, 2013

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9/9 BAYLOR (8-1) 100, NR/NR HOUSTON BAPTIST (3-5) 57
Sun., Dec. 15, 2013
Ferrell Center (Waco, Texas)
Attendance: 6,372



• Today's game was the first meeting between Baylor and Houston Baptist.
• Baylor has won a nation's-best and school-record 65 straight home games, as its last loss at home came March 7, 2010, vs. Texas (70-54).
• Baylor is 78-3 in December games under Kim Mulkey.
• Baylor is 101-3 over last four seasons when scoring 70 or more points, BU is 292-16 under Mulkey when scoring 70+ and 187-6 when scoring 80+.
• Baylor scored 100+ points for the 69th time in program history (68-1 record in those games), 25th time under Mulkey and 5th time this season - the only loss came Dec. 6, 2013, vs. No. 5/6 Kentucky (133-130) in four overtimes at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
• Baylor has scored at least 75 points in all nine games this season.
• Baylor used its 5th different starting lineup of the season: Odyssey Sims, Nina Davis, Makenzie Robertson, Imani Wright, Kristina Higgins.
• Baylor used a 12-0 run from the 13:19 mark of the first half to the 9:20 mark to take control of the game (26-7 lead) the rest of the way.

• In Baylor's last 262 games, only one opponent (Stanford, .509) has shot 50% or above. Last season, the Cardinal broke BU's streak of 217 games of holding opponents to under 50 percent shooting. Under Mulkey, BU has held its foes under 50% shooting in 450 of 462 games.
• Baylor is 116-6 over the last four seasons and 104 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 82-3 over the past three seasons.
• Baylor has 43-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 nine games this season and it's the fourth time this year BU has had 2 in double figures (Sims 16, Davis 14).
• Baylor is now 116-2 under Mulkey when shooting above 50% from the field.
• Baylor is now 316-32 under Mulkey when outrebounding its opponent (58-33).
• Baylor is now 259-30 under Mulkey when committing less turnovers than its opponent (20-15).
• Baylor is now 150-3 under Mulkey in games decided by 25+ points.
• Baylor had 12 players play 11 minutes or more and all 12 players scored in the game for the Lady Bears.

Odyssey Sims extended her streak of double-digit scoring to 19 games. Sims was last held to single-digits vs. UCONN, Feb. 18 when she had 9.
• Sims' 25 points gave her 10 straight games with at least 20 points dating back to last year's NCAA Tournament game with Louisville; and it marks the 27th time in her career she's passed the 20-point mark in a game.
• Sims now has 82 career games in double figures and has led the team in points 21 times in her career.
• Sims has now scored double figures in the first half of all nine 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).
• With 25 points, Sims (1,744 points) moved into the No. 7 spot on the all-time Baylor scoring list, passing LaNita Luckey (1988-92).
• With 2 three-pointers, Sims (183) is now 13 threes shy of Jennifer King's (1989-93) BU career record of 195.
• Through 3-plus years, 4th-year players Sims and Robertson are 116-6 (.950) overall, 51-1 (.981) in Big 12 regular season play and undefeated (63-0) at the Ferrell Center. The duo has 6 Big 12 titles, 3 NCAA Tournament trips, an NCAA title and two Final Four appearances to their credit.
• Freshman Nina Davis' 16 points helped her reach double figures in each of her first nine collegiate games.
Sune Agbuke had 10 points and 14 rebounds to notch her 3rd career double-double (2nd this season).
Khadijiah Cave scored 12 points for her 3rd career game in double-figures.
• In her first time all season of being available for a full game after recovering from an injury, Alexis Prince tallied 9 points and 3 rebounds.



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