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Baylor swamps Gators on the road

By Matthew Soderberg | Sports Writer No. 1 Baylor defeated unranked Floriday 72-61 Saturday in Gainsville, Fla. in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. The two conferences tied 5-5 for the second time in the past seven years. After gaining a large lead by the second half, the Bears’ free throw shooting allowed them to hold on…

No. 1 Baylor Blasts Florida 72-61

Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Another one! No. 1 Baylor (17-1) rolled Florida (12-7) 72-61. The Bears take on Iowa State at 8:00 on Wednesday in Ames. Florida appeared unstoppable early. The Gators raced out to 17-9 lead. Florida, despite not being the country’s No. 1 ranked team, entered the game as a two point favorite….

Baylor-Florida: Preview and Prediction

Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports The Bears look for their second win as the country’s No. 1 team No. 1 Baylor (16-1) takes on Florida (12-6) at 7:00 tonight in Gainesville. The contest airs on ESPN. KenPom lists Baylor as a 54% favorite and has the Bears favored by one. Florida is a two point favorite…

Big 12/SEC Challenge MBB Preview 1/25

Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports The Big 12/SEC challenge goes down this weekend for a quick break from conference play! Iowa State @ #16 Auburn Saturday, January 25th 11:00 AM CT, ESPNU So on paper, #16 Auburn (16-2) should certainly win this home game against Iowa State (9-9). However, there are a couple of things to…