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Fast Facts: Lady Bears prepare for second round game with Cal

Posted at 5:29 PM, Mar 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-24 18:29:36-04

WACO, TX — Baylor is 45-15 all-time in the NCAA Tournament, all coming under head coach Kim Mulkey

• Mulkey has guided the Lady Bears to 18 NCAA Tournament appearances and 16-straight

• Baylor is the No. 1 overall seed, and it marks the sixth time in program history that Baylor is a No. 1 seed

• Baylor has played in three Final Fours (2005, 2010, 2012) and won the title in both 2005 and 2012

• Baylor’s win percentage in the NCAA Tournament at 75.0 is third-best all-time next to UConn (86.1, 118-19) and
Tennessee (80.6, 125-30)

• Baylor’s string of 16-straight NCAA Tournament appearances ranks sixth-best among active streaks in the NCAA

• Baylor’s 45 wins in the NCAA Tournament is 11th most all-time

• Baylor is 13-1 vs. the NCAA Tournament field this year (entering into the tournament)

• Baylor is 5-1 all-time vs. Cal, 5-0 in the Mulkey era, and 2-0 vs. the Golden Bears in the NCAA Tournament

• Baylor players have 41 combined games of NCAA Tournament experience and 18 starts with Kalani Brown’s 12 and eight, respectively leading the way

• Brown has 180 career points in the NCAA Tournament averaging 15.0 per contest over a three-year span. Last season she averaged a double-double in three games at 19.0 points

• Brown has 31 blocks in 12 NCAA Tournament games for a 2.6 per-game average

Lauren Cox is second on the active roster with eight NCAA Tournament games played; she has four starts

• Cox averages 12.9 points and 7.1 rebounds per game in eight NCAA Tournament contests

• Last year in three games, Cox led Baylor with a 21.0 points per game average and 13.3 rebounds per contest