Gonzaga Defeats Baylor 94-87 - Recap
|Gonzaga Defeats Baylor 94-87 - Recap|
Gonzaga got 31 points from Kevin Pangos en route to a 94-87 victory over Baylor on Friday at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Gonzaga did not, however, defeat Baylor against the spread, which closed at 9.5 at most sportsbooks.
Kelly Olynyk had 21 points for Gonzaga and Elias Harris chipped in with 17 points. Gary Bell, Jr. had 5 assists for them, while Elias Harris was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Baylor got a 26-point performance from Pierre Jackson, who was supported by 20 points from Isaiah Austin. A.J. Walton had 6 assists in a losing cause for Baylor, while Isaiah Austin grabbed 8 rebounds.
Gonzaga led at halftime, 38-33.
The rebound battle favored Gonzaga as they grabbed 33 boards, while Baylor only had 31.