Heslip's 3s lift Baylor to 80-63 win over CU

Heslip made 9 of 12 from behind the 3-point line Saturday to lift third-seeded Baylor and their highlighter-yellow uniforms to a pullaway 80-63 victory over No. 11 Colorado. The Bears (29-7) advance to the South Regional semifinals, their second trip to the final 16 in three seasons.

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Brady Heslip #5 of the Baylor Bears celebrates hitting a 3-point shot in the first half against the Colorado Buffaloes during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Carlon Brown #30 of the Colorado Buffaloes shoots against Perry Jones III #1 of the Baylor Bears in the first half during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: The Baylor Bears tip-off against the Colorado Buffaloes to start the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Pierre Jackson #55 of the Baylor Bears shoots against Andre Roberson #21 of the Colorado Buffaloes in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Anthony Jones #41 of the Baylor Bears draws a foul against Austin Dufault #33 of the Colorado Buffaloes in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: A.J. Walton #22 of the Baylor Bears shoots against Nate Tomlinson #1 of the Colorado Buffaloes in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Baylor won 80-63 in regualtion. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Pierre Jackson #55 of the Baylor Bears drives against Askia Booker #0 of the Colorado Buffaloes in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Pierre Jackson #55 of the Baylor Bears shoots against the Colorado Buffaloes in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Baylor won 80-63 in regualtion. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Carlon Brown #30 of the Colorado Buffaloes shoots against Quincy Acy #4 of the Baylor Bears in the first half during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Askia Booker #0 of the Colorado Buffaloes battles for control of the ball against Pierre Jackson #55 of the Baylor Bears in the first half during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Deuce Bello #14 of the Baylor Bears drives against Carlon Brown #30 of the Colorado Buffaloes in the first half during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Andre Roberson #21 of the Colorado Buffaloes shoots against Quincy Miller #30 of the Baylor Bears in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Askia Booker #0 of the Colorado Buffaloes shoots against Quincy Acy #4 of the Baylor Bears in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Baylor won 80-63 in regualtion. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: Askia Booker #0 of the Colorado Buffaloes shoots against Quincy Acy #4 of the Baylor Bears in the second half of the game during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Baylor won 80-63 in regualtion. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 17: A.J. Walton #22 of the Baylor Bears shoots against Shane Harris-Tunks #15 and Andre Roberson #21 of the Colorado Buffaloes in the first half during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 17, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Heslip's 3s lift Baylor to 80-63 win over CU

Baylor guard Pierre Jackson (55) shoots between Colorado defenders Nate Tomlinson, left, and Carlon Brown, right, during the first half of an NCAA tournament third-round college basketball game on Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Albuquerque, N.M. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Heslip's 3s lift Baylor to 80-63 win over CU

Baylor guard Pierre Jackson (55) shoots over Colorado forward Nate Tomlinson during the first half of an NCAA tournament third-round college basketball game on Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Albuquerque, N.M. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Heslip's 3s lift Baylor to 80-63 win over CU

Baylor guard Brady Heslip (5) gestures after hitting a three-point basket against Colorado during the first half of an NCAA tournament third-round college basketball game on Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Albuquerque, N.M. (AP Photo/Matt York)