No. 7 Baylor takes on McNeese after Cryer’s 28-point game

McNeese Cowboys (2-3) at Baylor Bears (4-1)

Waco, Texas; Wednesday, 4 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: No. 7 Baylor hosts the McNeese Cowboys after LJ Cryer scored 28 points in Baylor’s 80-75 win against the UCLA Bruins.

The Bears are 3-0 in home games. Baylor is fourth in the Big 12 with 11.2 offensive rebounds per game led by Josh Ojianwuna averaging 2.6.

The Cowboys are 0-1 in road games. McNeese is fifth in the Southland giving up 70.4 points while holding opponents to 45.0% shooting.

TOP PERFORMERS: Adam Flagler is shooting 54.3% from beyond the arc with 3.8 made 3-pointers per game for the Bears, while averaging 17.8 points, 6.8 assists and 1.6 steals. Cryer is shooting 47.1% and averaging 18.0 points for Baylor.

Christian Shumate is scoring 12.8 points per game and averaging 10.6 rebounds for the Cowboys. Trae English is averaging 10.6 points for McNeese.

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