Baylor Lady Bears
Kristy Wallace scored 24 points in an 88-70 win over an Idaho team with a sharp-shooting Aussie of its own and determined not to let Baylor dominate inside Wednesday night.
Nina Davis scored a career-high number of points on Tuesday, as the ninth-ranked Lady Bears beat Ole Miss by a score of 96-54. And she had predicted as much.
Nina Davis hit 13 of 15 shots and scored 23 of her 31 points in the first half as No. 11 Baylor cruised to a 96-42 win over Pan American on Wednesday night.
The Baylor Lady Bears have added post player Beatrice Mompremier to their early signing class.
A double-digit halftime lead over Kentucky wasn’t enough to make Baylor coach Kim Mulkey comfortable.
Three Texas natives have signed national letters of intent with the Baylor Lady Bears.
Baylor announced that Alexis Jones had signed a financial aid agreement to attend the Big 12 school. She missed Duke’s last seven games after a knee injury in February.
Odyssey Sims scored 27 points as Baylor took over in the second half for a 75-56 victory over California on Monday night to advance to the Sweet 16 for the sixth year in a row.
Odyssey Sims bounced back and scored 15 points in the second half to help Baylor defeat West Virginia 74-71 on Monday night. It was her fourth championship in four years.
Freshman forward Nina Davis had 18 points and 12 rebounds to help the Lady Bears beat Oklahoma State 65-61 in the Big 12 women’s semifinals Sunday.
Baylor senior guard Odyssey Sims, the nation’s leading scorer at 29.6 points per game, has been picked as the Big 12 Player of the Year by the league’s coaches.
Odyssey Sims had 39 points in her last regular-season home game. But she also had her first career 10-turnover game, as West Virginia squeaked out a 71-69 win on Sunday.