Brittney Griner had 26 points and had 13 rebounds to help No. 1 Baylor rout Kansas 86-45 on Wednesday night.
TCU made its first Big 12 victory a memorable one, and left the fifth-ranked Kansas Jayhawks with their first losing streak in more than seven years.
Chynna Brown scored 20 points Saturday night to help Texas Tech beat No. 23 Kansas 70-63.
Ben McLemore scored 16 points and the Jayhawks stormed back late in the second half from an 11-point deficit — nearly their biggest all season — to stun the Longhorns 64-59 on Saturday for their 15th straight victory.
Ben McLemore scored 17 points before leaving in the final minutes with a right ankle injury, and fourth-ranked Kansas rolled to a 61-44 victory over Baylor on Monday night.
Baylor coach Kim Mulkey had a simple reason for keeping Brittney Griner, the reigning player of the year, on the floor in the waning minutes of a blowout win over Kansas.
The top of the Big 12 looks familiar, with Kansas in first place and ranked in the top 10.
Tommy Tuberville took full responsibility for losing his cool with a Texas Tech graduate assistant along the sideline during Saturday’s win over Kansas.
Kansas coach Charlie Weis is tweaking a couple of routines heading into the Jayhawks’ game against No. 25 Texas Tech this weekend.
The Big 12 season is halfway done, with every team having played at least four games, and this Saturday shapes up as a big one for teams across the conference.
TCU has made a habit of beating up on Big 12 teams over the years. It’s one of the reasons that the program was invited to join the league in the first place.
Jacob House and Scott Arthur had two hits and three RBIs apiece, leading two-time defending champion Texas A&M to a 10-4 victory over Kansas in the Big 12 tournament on Wednesday.