Strong finish lifts No. 12 Baylor over Northwestern State

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Baylor guard LJ Cryer (4) looks to pass against Northwestern State defenders Reggie Hill (1) and Greedy Williams (10) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Waco, Texas, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. Baylor won 58-48. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

WACO, Texas (AP) — Jalen Bridges scored 12 of his 13 points in the second half, and No. 12 Baylor pulled away from Northwestern State in the second half for a 58-48 victory on Tuesday night.

LJ Cryer and Dale Bonner added 11 points apiece for the Bears, who have won four in a row.

Sharp was sharp for Northwestern State

DeMarcus Sharp had 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead Northwestern State.

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Ja’Monta Black added 17 points for Northwestern State.