Scores

Final

Providence 56

(3-2, 0-0 away)

Baylor 72

(5-0, 4-0 home)

    11:30 PM ET, November 27, 2008

    Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California

    1 2 T
    PROV 22 3456
    BAY 36 3672

    Top Performers

    Providence: W. Efejuku 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Baylor: K. Rogers 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Baylor 72, Providence 56

    Associated Press

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Kevin Rogers had 16 points and seven rebounds before fouling out to help Baylor beat Providence 72-56, in the first round of the 76 Classic.

    Thursday night's game was the first of the season on the road for both teams.

    Baylor (5-0) will now play No. 14 Arizona State (4-0), a 84-56 winner over Charlotte (1-4), in the semifinals while Providence (3-2) will play Charlotte.

    LaceDarius Dunn had 12 points for Baylor while Weyinmi Efejuku led Providence with 16 points and eight rebounds.

    The Bears overcame 23 turnovers by shooting 49.0 percent and out-rebounding the Friars 47-33.

    Marshon Brooks, Jeff Xavier and Jonathan Kale added 10 points each for the Friars, which made just 27.4 of its field goals.

    Providence shot 22. 6 percent from the field in the first half and got out-rebounded by 10 to trail 36-22 at halftime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PROV
    BAY
    Points 56 72
    FG Made-Attempted 17-62 (.274) 24-49 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-23 (.174) 4-20 (.200)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-29 (.621) 20-29 (.690)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 16

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