Jones, Mompremier lead No. 4 Baylor women over No. 24 WVU
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) Alexis Jones scored 20 points, freshman Beatrice Mompremier had 16 points and 15 rebounds, and No. 4 Baylor beat No. 24 West Virginia 71-61 on Saturday.
Kalani Brown added 11 points and Nina Davis scored 10 for Baylor (21-1, 8-1 Big 12), which swept the regular-season series with the Mountaineers (16-6, 5-4).
In their Jan. 12 meeting in Waco, Texas, Baylor needed an 11-4 run to finish the game and escape with a 69-64 win.
The Lady Bears didn't need any late heroics this time. Baylor led the entire second half to win its eighth straight.
Tynice Martin scored 17 points and Jessica Morton and Bria Holmes had 11 apiece for West Virginia.