Andrews, Asberry lead Baylor ladies previous No. 12 Iowa State
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Sarah Andrews scored 21 factors, Ja’Mee Asberry led a key fourth-quarter surge and Baylor defeated No. 12 Iowa State 76-70 on Saturday night time.
Andrews hit a 3-pointer and a three-point play to present Baylor a 62-57 lead with 6:05 left within the fourth. Lexi Donarski scored six factors for Iowa State to get the Cyclones inside 66-64 earlier than Asberry hit a jumper and a pair of free throws to place the Bears up 70-64 with 1:13 to go. Baylor maintained at the very least a five-point lead within the last minute.
The Bears’ win overshadowed a milestone night time for Iowa State’s Ashley Joens, who scored 23 factors and cracked the highest 30 in NCAA Division I profession scoring. The loss denied Iowa State coach Invoice Fennelly his 750th profession win.
Andrews scored 20 factors for the seventh time this season. Asberry had 14 factors, as did Caitlin Bickle. Darianna Littlepage-Buggs had 13 factors and 12 rebounds for the Bears (16-6, 7-3 Huge 12).
Nyamer Diew led Iowa State (15-6, 7-4) with 25 factors. She made 3 of 4 3-pointers however the Cyclones had been 5-for-24 as a workforce. Ashley Joens made 1 of 9 from distance. Donarski added 12 factors and Emily Ryan had 12 assists.
Baylor went up by seven within the third, however Diew, who scored 13 of Iowa State’s 18 third-quarter factors, hit a 3-pointer and a layup to get the Cyclones inside 48-46 with 2:04 to go. Morgan Kane tied it with a layup and Joens made a free throw to present Iowa State a 49-48 lead heading to the fourth.
Baylor hosts No. 20 Oklahoma on Tuesday. Iowa State performs at Oklahoma State on Saturday.
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