Pierre Jackson finished his college career in style with his fourth straight double-double, leading Baylor to their first NIT title with a 74-54 win over Iowa on Thursday night.
Pierre Jackson earned Baylor another game, putting up his third straight double-double to lift the Bears into the NIT championship with a 76-70 win over BYU on Tuesday night.
Pierre Jackson had 20 points and 13 assists in his final home game for Baylor as the Bears beat Providence 79-68 in an NIT quarterfinal game Wednesday night.
Brady Heslip scored 26 points, and Baylor hit a season-high 16 shots from long range in a 112-66 victory over Long Beach State in a first-round NIT game on Wednesday night.
Dwight Powell had 12 points, 15 rebounds and four blocked shots to help Stanford beat Stephen F. Austin 58-57 Tuesday night in the opening round of the NIT.
The Bears, who since their NIT runner-up finish in 2009 have made it two NCAA regional finals, had bigger aspirations this season than a No. 2 seed in the NIT.
Don’t outsmart yourself in the 1st Round. There has never been a 16 upset a No. 1 seed. In fact, in the last 5 years the average margin in those matchups is a whopping 26 points. Take the chalk.
Terrence Ross scored 23 points and top-seeded Washington beat Texas-Arlington 82-72 on Tuesday night in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament.
After being recognized as the winningest senior class in school history, Baylor easily got their 95th victory when the Bears beat Texas Tech 77-48.