Kansas Falls at Home to No. 1 Baylor, 76-37
Jan. 19, 2011
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LAWRENCE, KS – Freshman Keena Mays scored a team-high nine points in Kansas’ 76-37 loss to No. 1 Baylor in Allen Fieldhouse Wednesday night.
Sophomore Brittney Griner recorded her 21st career double-double for Baylor with 22 points and 15 rebounds to go along with five blocks. Freshman Odyssey Sims and sophomore Destiny Williams also posted double-digits for the Bears with 21 and 12 points, respectively.
Despite an estimated five inches of snowfall in Lawrence by tip-off, 1,486 fans braved the weather to watch Kansas host a No. 1 women’s basketball team for the first time in program history.
Sophomore Monica Engelman was KU’s second-leading scorer with seven points, while senior Marisha Brown tied a career-high with two three-pointers to add six points.
Kansas dropped to 14-4 overall, including 1-3 in Big 12 play. Baylor improved to 17-1 and a perfect 4-0 in conference play with the victory.
For the game, Baylor shot 47.8 percent from the field, while Kansas only shot 28.8 percent. Baylor out-rebounded Kansas 55-25 and outscored the Jayhawks in the paint, 52-14.
Baylor began the game on an 11-0 run in the first 4:30, as Kansas missed its first five shots from the field. Baylor led at halftime, 40-14.
Kansas will conclude its two-game homestand when it hosts Oklahoma Sunday in Allen Fieldhouse. The game will tip-off at noon and be broadcast live on FSN.