Baylor wins its first NIT title, over Iowa
NEW YORK -- Pierre Jackson made the National Invitation Tournament his own.
The Baylor senior finished his college career in style with his fourth straight double-double, putting up 17 points and 10 assists to lead the Bears to the first NIT title in school history with a 74-54 win over Iowa on Thursday night.
"You can put his numbers up with any guard in the country," Baylor coach Scott Drew said. "The bigger the stage, the bigger the moment, the bigger -- better -- he performs."
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