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Baylor 86, Washington 52

LAS VEGAS - Baylor held Washington to 36.5% shooting, Jared Butler scored 20 points and the Bears rolled to an 86-52 victory.

At the other end, the Bears (2-0) were certainly locked in after trouncing Louisiana-Lafayette by 30, hitting 34 of 67 (50.7%) from the floor. They shot 44.8% (13 for 29) from 3-point range.

Adam Flagler added 17 points, MaCio Teague had 15 points, and Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua finished with 12 points and nine rebounds. Mark Vital had eight points and 15 rebounds.

The Bears outrebounded Washington 50-19 and had 24 second chance points off 21 offensive rebounds. Baylor's reserves also outscored the Huskies, 37-26.

RaeQuan Battle led Washington with 10 points in its opener. Erik Stevenson and Jamal Bey each had eight.

Washington's top returning scorer Quade Green, who averaged 11.6 points last season, was held in check, as the Bears limited him to just two points on. Green finished 1 for 5 from the floor and 0 for 3 from 3-point range.


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November 29, 2020


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