Postseason NIT - Baylor vs Long Beach State Final: 112-66 - Recap
|Postseason NIT - Baylor vs Long Beach State Final: 112-66 - Recap|
Baylor cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Long Beach State out of the gym and running up a 112-66 score at Ferrell Center.
Baylor was a 12.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Baylor got 26 points from Brady Heslip and another 15 points from Cory Jefferson. A.J. Walton contributed 9 assists, while Rico Gathers cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Long Beach State got 13 points from Kris Gulley in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tony Freeland. Mike Caffey contributed 4 assists for them, while Edgar Garibay had 5 rebounds.
Baylor hit the break leading 59-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Baylor as they grabbed 47 boards, while Long Beach State only had 24.