Boxscore
Baylor 84, Boston College 74
Thursday, November 15, 2012 3:00 PM
Location - TD Bank Arena, Charleston, South Carolina
Officials - Ed Corbett, John Gaffney, Ted Valentine
Attendance - 2686

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Baylor 41 43 84
Boston College 43 31 74

Recap


No. 17 Baylor 84, Boston College 74: Senior point guard Pierre Jackson recorded 31 points and seven assists as the Bears outlasted the Eagles in the first round of the Charleston (S.C.) Classic.

Isaiah Austin, a 7-1 freshman who missed the last game with an ankle injury, capped an 8-1 run with a 3-pointer that gave Baylor a 75-66 lead with 4:00 left. Austin finished with 16 points and nine rebounds for the Bears (3-0), who will play Colorado in Friday's semifinals.

Ryan Anderson scored 25 points and Olivier Hanlan added 16 for Boston College (1-1), which led by as much as five in the second half. The Eagles, who finished 9-22 a season ago, will play Dayton in Friday's losers' bracket.

Jackson shot 7-for-8 from the field en route to 17 first-half points as Baylor took as much as a nine-point lead before intermission. Austin added four points and five rebounds before halftime.

Anderson scored his team’s first 10 points and finished with 19 in the opening 20 minutes, including a 3-pointer from half court at the buzzer for a 43-41 lead. Anderson made 8-of-12 shots from the field in the first half, but was held to 1-of-4 in the second.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Baylor has won 16 straight November games and improved to 3-0 for the sixth consecutive season. … Boston College, which averaged 59.3 points last season, has scored 158 in the first two games. … The Bears made six 3-pointers in each half.

Baylor Bears

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
A.J. Walton 21:00 5-7 0-1 0-0 1 4 5 1 3 4 0 0 10
Cory Jefferson 27:00 1-4 0-0 1-3 1 4 5 0 3 1 1 0 3
Brady Heslip 25:00 3-10 2-7 2-2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 10
Pierre Jackson 36:00 10-15 6-10 5-6 1 1 2 7 2 2 3 0 31
Isaiah Austin 34:00 7-12 1-3 1-3 2 7 9 1 3 1 2 0 16
Rico Gathers 15:00 1-4 0-0 1-2 3 1 4 0 0 1 1 0 3
Gary Franklin 14:00 2-3 2-3 0-0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 6
Deuce Bello 17:00 2-4 1-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 5
Taurean Prince 4:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
L.J. Rose 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 31-60 12-26 10-16 9 20 29 11 12 11 8 1 84
  51.7% 46.2% 62.5% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 8

Boston College Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ryan Anderson 34:00 9-16 2-4 5-5 1 5 6 2 1 1 2 0 25
Lonnie Jackson 29:00 3-10 2-7 0-0 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 8
Dennis Clifford 26:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 2
Olivier Hanlan 34:00 5-10 2-3 2-3 1 5 6 2 3 2 3 0 14
Joe Rahon 34:00 1-7 1-6 0-0 0 0 0 3 4 0 3 0 3
Patrick Heckmann 16:00 2-4 0-2 0-0 2 3 5 2 2 0 4 0 4
Eddie Odio 8:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Andrew Van Nest 14:00 5-6 2-3 1-2 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 13
Danny Rubin 5:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
TOTAL 200 28-59 10-26 8-10 7 18 25 15 15 5 13 0 74
  47.5% 38.5% 80.0% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 13