Baylor vs. Kansas: Recap and Stats

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Baylor vs. Kansas: Recap and Stats
Baylor 44
(11-5, 4-2 away)
(6) Kansas 61
(15-1, 13-1 home)
Venue: Allen Fieldhouse
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, January 14, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Baylor 20 24 44
Kansas 33 28 61
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Baylor P Jackson 18 I Austin 8 P Jackson 6
Kansas B McLemore 16 J Withey 8 E Johnson 5

No. 4 Kansas squared off with Baylor on Monday, January 14th and won big over the Bears 61-44 in Big 12 play. Ben McLemore played brilliantly for the Jayhawks and put up a game-high 17 points and eight rebounds. Kevin Young had four points and added seven rebounds. Rico Gathers got six points and 13 rebounds for the Bears. Kansas (14-1, 3-0 Big 12) gets Texas (8-8, 0-3 Big 12) on the road on Saturday, January 19th.

Kansas Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 3:30 left to go.
  • Kansas started 15-1 during the 2009, 2004, 2000, and 1997 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over Baylor extended the Kansas winning streak to 14 games.
  • KU beat the spread by 6.5 points. That makes the 7th time this season the Jayhawks have beaten the spread.
  • KU set a season low for field goal percentage.
  • The Jayhawks have outshot their opponents in field goal percentage for the past 14 games.
  • This is the 10th game at home this season--KU has a 20.3 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Ben McLemore and Elijah Johnson) accounted for 47.5% of the points.
  • Ben McLemore has led the team in scoring in 7 out of 16 games this season.
  • Travis Releford has 13 straight double-digit point games.
  • Ben McLemore has 4 straight double-digit point games.

Baylor Game Notes

  • Baylor lost and did not cover the spread.
  • Isaiah Austin accounted for 34.0% of the team's points.
  • Rico Gathers accounted for 32.5% of the team's rebounds.
  • Rico Gathers has led the team in rebounding 4 times in 16 games this season.
  • Isaiah Austin recorded the 7th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Isaiah Austin has 8 straight double-digit point games.
  • Isaiah Austin recorded a double-double. It was the 6th of his career.
  • Pierre Jackson has 16 straight double-digit point games.
  • Rico Gathers recorded the 3rd double-digit rebound game of his career.
BAY PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ARico Gathers226130131
AIsaiah Austin3615110124
BPierre Jackson351054104
CGary Franklin18510200
C-A.J. Walton30710214
C-Cory Jefferson20050000
D+Deuce Bello19111101
D-Brady Heslip17000000
-L.J. Rose3001000
KU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Ben McLemore341782322
AKevin Young19471120
B+Perry Ellis21672122
BTravis Releford351052213
BJamari Traylor7230030
BJeff Withey33861132
B-Elijah Johnson251231102
DNaadir Tharpe23211103
-A. White III3010000

Follow Kansas Jayhawks Basketball from B/R on Facebook

Follow Kansas Jayhawks Basketball from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Kansas Jayhawks Basketball

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.