Baylor 73, SC-Upstate 57

Baylor struggled in the first half, took an early lead in the

second and rallied to beat South Carolina Upstate 73-57 on Monday

night.

Cory Jefferson led Baylor (7-3) with 17 points. Pierre Jackson

scored 15, A.J. Walton had 10 points and Isaiah Austin had 12

points and 10 rebounds.

It was the second consecutive double-double for Austin, who

recorded 23 points and 17 rebounds in Baylor’s win over Lamar on

Dec. 12, a performance that earned him Big 12 Conference rookie of

the week honors.

USC Upstate (4-6) was led by Ricardo Glenn with 15 points and 10

rebounds. Torrey Craig had 14 points and Adrian Rogers scored

10.

This was the first-ever meeting of the two teams.