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Egbo, Smith lead No. 15 Baylor women past Cowgirls 67-49

Jan. 19, 2022 22:18 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Queen Egbo scored 19 points, NaLyssa Smith had a double-double and No. 15 Baylor defeated Oklahoma State 67-49 on Wednesday night. Egbo had 10 points in the first quarter when the Bears took an 18-12 lead and had 17 points by halftime, when Baylor was up 34-26. ...

Cryer, Mayer lead No. 5 Baylor past West Virginia 77-68

Jan. 18, 2022 20:45 PM EST

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Despite its recent struggles at home, Baylor still knows a thing or two about winning on the road, even when short-handed. LJ Cryer and Matthew Mayer each went on a 3-point tear to set a career high for scoring, and No. 5 Baylor snapped a two-game losing...

TABC boys and girls high school basketball rankings

Jan. 17, 2022 22:05 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school boys and girls rankings for the week of Jan. 17. BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Richardson, 21-1; 2. Duncanville, 19-1; 3. Spring Westfield, 18-1; 4. Austin Westlake, 23-1; 5. Fort...

No. 1 Baylor loses 2nd straight home game, 61-54 to Okla St

Jan. 15, 2022 20:53 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Bryce Thompson and Oklahoma State completed quite a journey to beat a No. 1 team on the road for the first time in school history. They also gave Baylor consecutive home losses. Thompson scored the game's final six points and finished with 19 as the Cowboys, in...

Oklahoma State beats No. 1 Baylor 61-54 , giving the Bears consecutive home losses for first time in nearly six years

Jan. 15, 2022 19:34 PM EST
WACO, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State beats No. 1 Baylor 61-54 , giving the Bears consecutive home losses for first time in nearly six years.

No. 19 Texas Tech backs up Top 10 wins, beats Oklahoma State

Jan. 13, 2022 23:05 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Kevin Obanor had 17 points and No. 19 Texas Tech backed up its consecutive wins over Top 10 teams with a 78-57 victory over Oklahoma State in a makeup game Thursday night. Texas Tech (13-3, 3-1 Big 12) never trailed two nights after its 65-62 win at...

Bridges leads the way in W. Virginia win over Oklahoma St.

Jan. 11, 2022 23:36 PM EST

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (AP) — Jalen Bridges tied a career-high 22 points making all 10 of his foul shots and Gabe Osabuohien had a season-high 12 points and West Virginia pulled away from Oklahoma State for a 70-60 win on Tuesday night. Kedrian Johnson made two foul shot to give the...

No. 19 Texas Tech ends No. 1 Baylor's 21-game streak, 65-62

Jan. 11, 2022 23:28 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech ended No. 1 Baylor's nation-best winning streak at 21 games, with the 19th-ranked Red Raiders getting a second consecutive victory over a Top 10 team while still not at full strength. Kevin McCullar, not even close to fully healthy after missing the...

TABC boys and girls high school basketball rankings

Jan. 10, 2022 23:04 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Jan. 10. GIRLS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. DeSoto, 18-1; 2. Humble Summer Creek, 25-2; 3. SA Northside Clark, 22-2; 4. Duncanville, 23-4; 5. Coppell, 27-0; 6....

Flagler, No. 1 Baylor rally past TCU for 21st straight win

Jan. 08, 2022 19:58 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — With a couple of ranked Big 12 rivals losing on the road before them Saturday, the No. 1 Baylor Bears kept it from being a trifecta of upsets. Oh, and that national-best winning streak is still alive — 21 games and counting. Adam Flagler...