Dunn’s 23 helps Baylor beat Jacksonville 76-68
WACO, Texas (AP)—LaceDarius Dunn scored 23 points as Baylor defeated Jacksonville 76-68 Monday night.
Curtis Jerrells scored 18 and Kevin Rogers and Fred Ellis had 10 points each for Baylor (4-0), which struggled from the field after winning its first three games by an average of 45 points.
Ben Smith scored 18 for Jacksonville (0-4) and Travis Cohn had 11 points.
Baylor shot 50 percent (28-of-56) from the field, but shot just 38 percent in the first half, making 13 of its 34 attempts.
After setting a Big 12 record for consecutive field goals, Baylor freshman Quincy Acy missed his first shot of the season when an 8-foot baseline jumper fell short with 11:07 left in the first half. He had made his previous 18 shots and finished the game 2-of-3 from the field.
Baylor led 34-32 at the half.