Jones leads No. 5 Baylor to 109-38 rout of SE Louisiana
Southeastern Louisiana's Courtney Dawsey (1) pressures Baylor's Kristy Wallace (4) of Australia as Wallace moves the ball up court in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
WACO, Texas (AP) Alexis Jones made six 3-pointers and scored 24 points to help No. 5 Baylor rout Southeastern Louisiana 109-38 on Tuesday night.
The Lady Bears (4-1) dominated from the opening tip and shot 64.2 percent from the floor. They also went 8-for-12 from 3-point range and made 34 of their 53 free throw attempts. Southeastern Louisiana didn't shoot one a free throw until 7:17 remained in the third quarter.
Lauren Cox had 21 points, and Beatrice Mompremier and Alexis Prince added 18 and 10, respectively. Twelve of Baylor's 13 players recorded at least one point.
Baylor's size contributed to a 43-14 rebounding advantage and helped stifle the Lady Lions (1-3) to a 28.6 percent mark shooting.
Taylin Underwood scored eight of her team-high nine points in the first quarter for Southeastern Louisiana, but missed her last 10 shots after starting 3-for-6.