WACO, T exas — Brittney Griner had 15 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks in just 24 minutes to help top-ranked Baylor beat McNeese State 90-50 on Wednesday night.
Freshman Sune Agbuke also had a double-double with 10 points and 15 rebounds for Baylor (12-0), which had six players score in double figures.
Odyssey Sims had 16, Kimetria Hayden 15, Destiny Williams 13 points and Ashley Field scored 10.
Caitlyn Baggett scored 18 for McNeese (9-3), which was picked to repeat as Southland Conference champions in a preseason media poll.
After nine blocks in Baylor’s 66-61 win over Connecticut on Sunday, Griner has blocked 455 shots, a Big 12 record. She was presented with a ceremonial game ball before tipoff marking the accomplishment.
Baylor showed a little rust from its win over Connecticut. They only led 12-6 early on when Griner picked up her second foul. The Lady Bears then went on a 12-4 run to take command. They led 46-24 at the half despite committing 15 turnovers.
McNeese State made eight of its 33 field goal attempts (24 percent) in the first period.