COL BKB: Gonzaga 94, Baylor 87

Dec. 28, 2012 at 11:23 PM

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Kevin Pangos and Kelly Olynyk combined for 52 points Friday in boosting No. 13 Gonzaga to a 94-87 decision over Baylor.

The Bulldogs (12-1) won their third straight since suffering a setback against Illinois on Dec. 8. This was Gonzaga's first game in nine days.

Pangos went 7-of-10 from 3-point range in delivering a season-best 31 points. Olynyk was 9-of-12 while scoring his 21 points.

Gonzaga overcame a slow start to make 52 percent of its shots from the field and finished off the first half on a 22-11 run that gave the Bulldogs a five-point advantage.

Pierre Jackson had 26 points for Baylor (8-4), which had won three in a row.

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