No. 15 Texas 74, Baylor 69


Saturday, March 10th 2007, 2:44 pm
By: News On 6


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Kevin Durant scored 29 points and grab 13 rebounds as #15 Texas rallied from a 20-point deficit to beat Baylor 74-69 in the Big 12 Conference quarterfinals.

Craig Winder scored 8-points, including a basket with 1:56 left that put the Longhorns ahead for the first time since the opening minutes of Friday's game.

DJ Augustin hit a basket and 2-free throws in the final 18.5 seconds.

Baylor sizzled in the 1st half, rolling up an 18-point halftime advantage that the Bears stretched to 20 with 17 minutes left.

Durant fueled the Longhorns' comeback, setting a school record for points in a half in a Big 12 game.

Third-seeded Texas (23-8) advances to play 7th-seeded Oklahoma State in the semifinals Saturday.