Year after 70-63, fun has left West VirginiaBaylor quarterback Bryce Petty (14) celebrates his touchdown against Louisiana-Monroe with teammate Lache Seastrunk (25) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Waco Tribune Herald, Rod Aydelotte)
WACO, Texas (AP) -- Baylor got off to another fast start, scoring at least 28 points in the first quarter for the third game in a row.
The No. 20 Bears, after scoring 28 points in the first quarter in each of their first two games, led 35-0 after one quarter over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday.
According to STATS, based on data available since 1996, Baylor is the first team to score at least 28 points in the first quarter in three consecutive games.
The only FBS or FCS team since 1996 with 28 points or more in the first quarter in any three games in the same season was Oklahoma in 2008. The Sooners that year had quarterback Sam Bradford and running back DeMarco Murray.