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December 31, 2008

Tigers Lose to Ranked Bears

WACO, Texas (AP) - Kevin Rogers scored 21 and Henry Dugat had 20 to help No. 19 Baylor beat Jackson State 113-78 on Wednesday. LaceDarius Dunn added 16 points and 10 rebounds. Josh Lomers had 14 points and Tweety Carter scored 12 for Baylor (12-1). All 12 Baylor players on the roster had points.

Jeremy Caldwell scored 25 and Grant Maxey had 16 for Jackson State (1-11). Dugat and Rogers shared the scoring as Baylor jumped out to a 13-4 lead before five unanswered Jackson State points quickly cut the Bears' lead to four.

The teams swapped baskets until three consecutive Baylor 3-pointers put Baylor up 28-18 with 10:16 left in the first half. From there, Baylor went on a 10-3 run to go ahead 38-19 with 7:38 left. Later in the period, two 3-pointers by Rogers and a three-point play by Dugat comprised a 9-0 run that put Baylor ahead 53-28.

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