Boxscore
Gonzaga 94, Baylor 87
Friday, December 28, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - McCarthey Athletic Center, Spokane, Washington
Officials - Mike Greenstein, Michael Irving, Michael Reed
Attendance - 6800

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Baylor 33 54 87
Gonzaga 38 56 94

Recap


No. 13 Gonzaga 94, Baylor 87:
Kevin Pangos scored 20 of his season-high 31 points in the second half and connected on 7 of 10 3-point attempts to lead the Bulldogs past the visiting Bears.

Kelly Olynyk scored 21 points on 9-of-12 shooting and Elias Harris added 17 as Gonzaga (12-1) won its third consecutive game.

Pierre Jackson tallied 26 points and six assists and Isaiah Austin added 20 points and eight rebounds for Baylor (8-4), which had a three-game winning streak halted.

Gonzaga led 38-33 at halftime, but Baylor narrowed the gap to two early in the second half. Pangos hit a 3-pointer with 12:21 left to give the Bulldogs a 62-50 lead and twice hit 3-pointers after the Bears pulled within six.

Baylor’s final surge allowed it to get within 89-82 on Austin’s basket with 1:41 to play, but Olynyk answered with a jumper and the Bulldogs were soon up by 11 with 46 seconds remaining while improving to 112-8 all-time at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Gonzaga was 9-of-18 from 3-point range while Baylor hit 10 of 24 attempts. … Jackson has scored in double digits in 20 consecutive games dating to last season. … Gonzaga racked up 11 steals with Gary Bell Jr. and Mike Hart notching three apiece.

Baylor Bears

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Isaiah Austin 30:00 8-13 2-5 2-2 0 8 8 2 5 1 3 1 20
A.J. Walton 32:00 3-7 1-1 0-0 1 1 2 6 2 0 2 0 7
Cory Jefferson 27:00 6-7 0-0 1-1 1 6 7 0 4 0 0 2 13
Brady Heslip 28:00 3-9 1-5 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 7
Pierre Jackson 38:00 9-19 4-10 4-4 1 1 2 6 1 0 7 0 26
Gary Franklin 20:00 2-4 2-3 2-2 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 8
Deuce Bello 1:00 0-2 0-0 0-2 1 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0
Rico Gathers 15:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 3 2 5 0 5 1 1 0 2
L.J. Rose 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Taurean Prince 7:00 1-1 0-0 2-2 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 4
TOTAL 200 33-64 10-24 11-13 8 20 28 18 24 2 14 3 87
  51.6% 41.7% 84.6% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 14

Gonzaga Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Kelly Olynyk 23:00 9-12 1-1 2-3 1 3 4 2 4 0 3 0 21
Elias Harris 28:00 4-13 0-2 9-12 2 5 7 1 1 0 2 2 17
Mike Hart 14:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 1 4 3 0 0 0
Kevin Pangos 37:00 10-13 7-10 4-6 0 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 31
Gary Bell Jr. 34:00 4-11 1-4 3-4 0 2 2 5 3 3 0 0 12
Sam Dower 21:00 2-4 0-0 3-4 2 3 5 0 1 2 1 0 7
Guy Landry Edi 15:00 1-2 0-0 0-3 1 4 5 1 2 2 2 0 2
Przemek Karnowski 8:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
David Stockton 6:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Kyle Dranginis 14:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 31-59 9-18 23-34 9 20 29 15 19 11 10 2 94
  52.5% 50.0% 67.6% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 10