Baylor Lets Big Lead Slip Away Against Texas In Big 12 Quarterfinals

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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -- Kevin Durant finished with 29 points and 13 rebounds, and Number 15 Texas rallied from a 20-point deficit to
beat Baylor 74-69 tonight in the Big 12 Conference quarterfinals.

Third-seeded Texas advances to play seventh-seeded Oklahoma
State in the semifinals tomorrow. The Longhorns and Cowboys split a
pair of games earlier this season, including a triple-overtime
classic won by Oklahoma State.

Durant missed his first 12 shots and had just five first-half
points. He just missed the Big 12 record for points in a half of

Baylor has lost 27 straight games against ranked foes.