Expect a fast pace when Baylor meets Kentucky in a high-scoring matchup. Don't blink or you might miss something.
No. 9 Baylor 80, Colorado 63
Pierre Jackson scored 18 points and Baylor held off 14th-seeded South Dakota State 68-60 Thursday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Perry Jones III had 15 points and 10 rebounds, A.J. Walton scored a season-high 13 points and No. 9 Baylor won its home finale 77-48 over Texas Tech on Monday night.
Pierre Jackson scored 18 points, including the tiebreaking 3-pointer that started Baylor's game-deciding spurt, and the Bears (No. 14 ESPN/USA Today, No. 13 AP) beat Oklahoma 70-60 on Saturday.
Perry Jones III rediscovered his shooting touch with 18 points and No. 9 Baylor rebounded from consecutive losses with a 79-64 victory over Iowa State on Monday night.
Perry Jones III had 16 points and 11 rebounds, Quincy Acy provided the go-ahead basket and a key offensive rebound down the stretch and No. 6 Baylor edged Oklahoma State 64-60 on Saturday.
Pierre Jackson hit a 3-pointer with 17 seconds remaining to put No. 6 Baylor on top and added two free throws to give the Bears a 63-60 victory over Texas A&M on Wednesday night.
Perry Jones III had 21 points and 12 rebounds, Pierre Jackson added 16 points and Baylor (No. 7 ESPN/USA Today, No. 6 AP) bounced back after its first two losses of the season to beat Oklahoma 77-65 on Tuesday night.
Perry Jones III had 14 points with 12 rebounds and fourth-ranked Baylor remained undefeated with a 61-52 victory over Texas A&M in the Big 12 opener for both teams Monday night.
Quincy Acy and Baylor got their high-flying act going in a hurry.
Pierre Jackson scored 13 points to lead a balanced scoring attack and had consecutive assists on slam dunks that put Baylor ahead to stay in a 69-42 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Wednesday night.
Perry Jones III scored 27 points with some high-flying plays in his season debut and No. 7 Baylor defeated Prairie View 90-54 Tuesday night to wrap up its season-opening six-game homestand undefeated.
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Anthony Jones opened the second half with consecutive 3-pointers as Baylor (No. 10 ESPN/USA Today, No. 9 AP) went on to a 70-50 victory over South Carolina State on Tuesday night.
Quincy Acy and Quincy Miller sparked a second-half run that finally put Baylor in control, and the Bears went on to a 77-67 victory over San Diego State on Tuesday.