No. 4 Baylor holds on for 71-68 overtime win over Texas Tech

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Baylor's Jared Butler, center, is trapped by Texas Tech's Kyler Edwards (0) and Jahmi'us Ramsey (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Waco, Texas, Monday, March 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)


WACO, Texas (AP) — MaCio Teague hit a step-back 3-pointer late in overtime and Jared Butler made two free throws after a steal as No. 4 Baylor held on to beat Texas Tech 71-68 in overtime. The 26-3 Bears avoided losing for the third time in four games since their Big 12-record 23-game winning streak. Texas Tech, last year’s Big 12 co-champion and national runner-up, lost its third game in a row. The Red Raiders had 20 turnovers, including key miscues at the end of regulation and in overtime. The game was tied at 30 at halftime, and 60 going into overtime.Cody Adcock