Cowgirls Fall To Baylor In Overtime

Wednesday, February 11th 2009, 10:31 pm
By: News On 6

The Associated Press

STILLWATER, OK -- Danielle Wilson scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Jhasmin Player scored a season-high 19 and No. 7 Baylor escaped with a 64-62 overtime victory over Oklahoma State at Gallagher-Iba Arena on Wednesday night.

Wilson's offensive rebound and field goal with 45 seconds to play tied the game at 58 and Jessica Morrow, who finished with 10 points, had two key baskets in overtime as the Lady Bears improved to 20-3 overall and 8-2 in the Big 12 Conference. Baylor also remained unbeaten in Big 12 road games this season, improving to 5-0.

Wilson recorded her eighth double-double in the past nine games and 13th overall this season. Rachel Allison had a team-high 13 rebounds.

Andrea Riley, who missed a long-range 3-point field goal at the overtime buzzer and also had a chance to tie or win the game at the end of regulation, led Oklahoma State (14-8, 3-6) with 21 points and 10 rebounds.

Shaunte' Smith added 11 points for the Cowgirls, who lost a third straight league game at home.

Megan Byford pulled down 12 rebounds for OSU, which outrebounded Baylor 53-51.