Postseason NIT - Baylor Downs BYU 76-70 - Match Report
Pierre Jackson scored 24 points and chipped in with 10 assists for Baylor on Tuesday, leading them to a 76-70 victory over BYU at Madison Square Garden.
Baylor was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite.
Baylor got 21 points from Cory Jefferson and another 14 points from Isaiah Austin. Pierre Jackson contributed 10 assists, while Isaiah Austin cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
BYU got a 25-point performance from Tyler Haws, who was supported by 19 points from Matt Carlino. Matt Carlino had 5 assists in a losing cause for BYU, while Nate Austin grabbed 11 rebounds.
Baylor led at halftime, 35-33.
The rebound battle favored BYU as they grabbed 40 boards, while Baylor only had 33.