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No. 9 Baylor clobbers Kansas State in Big 12 opener
Manhattan, KS (SportsNetwork.com) – Odyssey Sims poured in 40 points to lead
ninth-ranked Baylor to an easy 92-63 victory over Kansas State Thursday at
Sims went a perfect 4-for-4 from 3-point range and shot 12-of-19 overall from
the field as the Lady Bears (11-1, 1-0 Big 12) registered their 41st
consecutive win in Big 12 play during the regular season. Sune Agbuke compiled
16 points and 14 rebounds in the rout.
The Wildcats (6-6, 0-1) rarely threatened despite Ashia Woods’ 27 points and
Leticia Woods’ 20.
Baylor roared out to a 15-6 lead six minutes in and never trailed at any stage
of the contest. Sims’ 3-point play with 11:12 left in the first half put the
Lady Bears up by double digits at 22-10, and Kansas State failed to get the
margin under 10 the rest of the way.
The Lady Bears carried a commanding 47-31 lead at halftime and expanded the
margin after the break mostly due to the efforts of Sims, who netted 25 of her
points in the final 20 minutes.