Baylor easily gets past Texas-Arlington 94-63
WACO, Texas (AP) Ekpe Udoh scored 22
points to lead four Baylor players in double figures and finished one
block shy of a triple-double as Baylor defeated Texas-Arlington 94-63
Udoh had career highs in points,
rebounds (16) and blocks (nine) before fouling out with 2:04 remaining.
LaceDarius Dunn added 17 points, Tweety Carter 12 and 10 assists and
Quincy Acy 10 points for the Bears (9-1). Baylor has now won 18
straight games in December.
Marquez Haynes, the nation’s
second-leading scorer at 25.7 per game, led Arlington (4-4) with 16
points but also committed eight turnovers. Brandon Long added 12 points
for the Mavericks, all on 3-pointers.
Baylor seized control with a 14-0
first-half run, highlighted by back-to-back Dunn 3-pointers and a
spectacular fast-break dunk by Acy on a pass off the backboard by
Carter. The Bears led 51-31 lead at the break.
Updated December 20, 2009