Brittney Griner scored the game's first five points and finished with 23 as Baylor led throughout in its first game since taking back the No. 1 spot, defeating 25th-ranked Iowa State 67-39 on Wednesday night.
Danielle McCray scored 16 of her 24 points in the second half and pulled down 16 rebounds as Kansas snapped its four-game losing streak with a 58-47 win over Iowa State (No. 23 ESPN/USA Today, No. 21 AP).
Carla Cortijo scored 13 points, including two key baskets in the final two minutes, and Texas (No. 23 ESPN/USA Today, No. 24 AP) won its first Big 12 game by beating Iowa State 59-56 on Wednesday night.