CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

College Sports

Baylor Rallies Past Dayton 67-66 In Maui

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

cheer thumb4 Baylor Rallies Past Dayton 67 66 In MauiNFL Cheerleaders

mavs dancers 4 10 10002570231 Baylor Rallies Past Dayton 67 66 In Maui

Mavs Dancers

ice tile Baylor Rallies Past Dayton 67 66 In MauiStars Ice Girls

victoria thumb Baylor Rallies Past Dayton 67 66 In MauiVictoria's Secret Fashion Show

dfw Baylor Rallies Past Dayton 67 66 In MauiBest Young Athlete In DFW?

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Baylor v Kentucky

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Cory Jefferson had a go-ahead putback with 16 seconds left and No. 18 Baylor rallied to beat Dayton 67-66 on Tuesday night in the semifinals of the Maui Invitational.

The Bears will play No. 8 Syracuse for the tournament championship Wednesday night.

After trailing nearly the entire game, Baylor (6-0) whittled away a 10-point deficit over the final 7 minutes. The Bears were down by one when Kenny Cherry missed a jumper off the front of the rim, but Jefferson was all alone for the rebound and his layup gave Baylor a 67-66 lead.

Vee Sanford missed a contested shot in close for Dayton with 2 seconds left, Devin Oliver’s tip-in attempt bounced off the rim and Baylor grabbed the rebound as the final buzzer sounded and Gary Franklin dived onto the floor in celebration.

Royce O’Neale and Cherry had 13 points each for the Bears.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending: