WACO, Texas: Macio Teague experienced 18 details to guide 6 players scoring in double figures for No. 2 Baylor, which defeat Alcorn Point out 105-76 on Wednesday for its 2nd lopsided victory in a 23-hour span.
Jared Butler added 17 factors on 6-of-8 capturing and Matthew Mayer experienced 14 factors for the Bears. Davion Mitchell, Jordan Turner and Zach Loveday just about every scored 10.
Baylor (8-), the only Massive 12 team without having a reduction, returned from its Xmas crack with again-to-back midweek afternoon online games. They have been the last game titles for the preseason convention favorites in advance of resuming Massive 12 enjoy this weekend.
Tyree Corbett experienced 24 points to guide Alcorn State (-5), although Byron Joshua had 12 and Oddyst Walker 11.
Corbett had six early factors, together with back again-to-back jumpers that tied it at 12 about 6 minutes in after Teague’s 2nd 3-pointer.
Baylor responded with a 17-2 run in less than five minutes, going ahead 29-14 when Butler experienced a steal that he transformed into a fastbreak layup.
The Bears acquired their subsequent basket when Mayer had a steal and obtained the ball to Butler, who made an alley-oop pass to Mark Important for a slam. Mitchell then experienced a steal, and soon after a media timeout hit a 3-pointer.
Crucial afterwards experienced a steal in advance of his fastbreak dunk created it 49-24.
Alcorn Point out had 14 turnovers in the 1st fifty percent. Baylor turned all those into 26 details, only one particular much less than the Braves scored total though likely down 59-27 at the split. The Braves had only four turnovers soon after halftime, when they outscored Baylor 49-46.
Alcorn Point out: The Braves, who were being with out primary scorer Troymain Crosby (18.7 ppg), get an additional couple of times just before their SWAC opener. Texas Southern, their scheduled opponent Saturday, had to postpone its to start with two meeting games mainly because of a optimistic COVID-19 test and contact tracing.
Baylor: The Bears once again confirmed their depth, with their bench scoring at minimum 33 points like in every recreation this period. Baylor very easily confused a nonconference opponent, a day immediately after beating Central Arkansas 93-56. … The Bears have scored 80 factors in all 8 games, their longest streak since 11 in a row to start the 1984-85 period. They tied a school record with their eight double-digit get in a row, last completed to begin the 2011-12 time.
Alcorn Point out opens SWAC engage in at house Monday night towards Prairie Perspective.
Baylor resumes Large 12 engage in Saturday at Iowa Point out.
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