Baylor Defeats Iowa State 71-7 - Recap
|Baylor Defeats Iowa State 71-7 - Recap|
Bryce Petty's 343-yard performance through the air was the key in Baylor's 71-7 win over Iowa State on Saturday at Floyd Casey Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Bears were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 32 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 76.5.
Lache Seastrunk rushed for 112 yards, while Glasco Martin added 81 yards in the win. Antwan Goodley and Tevin Reese added 182 and 105 receiving yards respectively.
Aaron Wimberly rushed for 21 yards for Iowa State, while Shontrelle Johnson added 18 yards. Sam B. Richardson threw for 68 yards for the Cyclones, while receivers DeVondrick Nealy and E.J. Bibbs had 32 and 27 yards respectively.
Iowa State was outgained by Baylor 714-174 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 32-9 by the Bears.
The time of possession battle favored Baylor as their offense was on the field for 30:57, longer than the 29:03 of their opponents.
Baylor heads into a Week 9 battle against Kansas. Iowa State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oklahoma State.