Nina Davis scored 15 of her 20 points in the second half and blocked a shot in the lane with one second remaining, giving Baylor a 70-68 victory on Sunday, its 21st win in a row.
The Texas players might believe it, but their record says otherwise after the Longhorns dropped their fourth in a row, this time a 65-63 overtime loss to Oklahoma State on Wednesday night.
Kindred Wesemann made eight 3-pointers for a career-high 25 points and Kansas State beat No. 20 Texas 66-57 on Wednesday.
While the Big 12 was the power-five conference left out of the first four-team playoff last month, the league was ranked third-best among all conferences for signing day Wednesday by Scout.com.
Veja Hamilton scored 16 points and TCU broke a tie with seven straight points down the stretch on Sunday to upset No. 14 Texas 65-59.
Ariel Atkins scored 21 points and combined with Empress Davenport for 15 points in the two overtime sessions as Texas defeated Oklahoma by a score of 84-81 on Thursday.
With less than 12 minutes left, Texas was staring at a 21-point deficit and the very strong possibility of a losing record in the Big 12. The Longhorns still lost. They also nearly pulled off one of the greatest comebacks in school history.
A little more than two weeks ago, the Texas Longhorns were off to their best start in 29 years and the program’s highest national ranking since 2004.
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Isaiah Taylor had 13 points, seven rebounds and six assists while Javan Felix led the Longhorns with 15 points in a 66-48 victory against TCU on Monday night.
Texas coach Karen Aston has been constantly telling her team that someone else has to help Nneka Enemkpali rebounding the ball. Now the No. 8 Longhorns might be without their top scorer and rebounder.
Nneka Enemkpali couldn’t be stopped. But despite the senior forward’s 21 points and 16 rebounds, Oklahoma upset No. 4 Texas 70-59 on Wednesday night.