Texas Defeats Baylor 74-60 - Recap
Baylor was scorched by Isaiah Taylor for 27 points as Texas defeated them 74-60 in NCAA action on Saturday.
Texas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs.
Jonathan Holmes had 14 points for Texas and Demarcus Holland chipped in with 8 points. Javan Felix had 5 assists for them, while Cameron Ridley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Baylor got 14 points from Gary Franklin in a losing cause and another 12 points from Taurean Prince. Isaiah Austin contributed 2 assists for them, while Cory Jefferson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Texas were victorious, as the score was 31-27 at the break.
Texas had a 43-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.