The Baylor Bears Men’s Basketball wins against Gardner-Webb who struggled to score against the winning team.
The Win Of Baylor Bears Men’s Basketball
Baylor Bears men’s basketball coach Scott Drew was unaware of the crowd’s pleas for his team to shoot a 3-pointer during their win against Gardner-Webb. This was significant because the Baylor Bears men’s basketball failed to make a 3-pointer for the first time since 1990, breaking a streak of 1,032 consecutive games.
However, the Baylor Bears men’s basketball players, Ja’Kobe Walter, and Jayden Nunn contributed with 14 and 12 points respectively, helping Baylor secure a 77-62 victory. Although the game saw 16 lead changes, the Baylor Bears men’s basketball took control in the second half with a 12-2 run.
One of the Baylor Bears men’s basketball players, RayJ Dennis, had a layup off a block from Yves Missi was a crucial moment in this run. Missi, a freshman making his first start in the Baylor Bears men’s basketball, impressed everyone with 11 points and five blocked shots.
Despite Gardner-Webb’s attempts to outdo the Baylor Bears men’s basketball, they only made two out of 17 shots. The dominance of Baylor Bears men’s basketball completely wore down Gardner-Webb and contributed to the team’s victory.
According to a published article by AP News, Julien Soumaoro led Gardner-Webb with 16 points, while DQ Nicholas added 10.
The Struggle Of Gardner-Webb
In a published article by Spectrum News, Gardner-Webb played aggressively despite Baylor’s size advantage but struggled to consistently score.