No. 2 Baylor women win 1st true test 58-46 over No. 22 USF

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WACO, Texas (AP) Defending national champion Baylor finally got tested this season. The No. 2 Lady Bears still won by double figures without their preseason AP All-American.

Queen Egbo had 16 points and 10 rebounds, NaLyssa Smith had 12 points and Baylor finally pulled away late in a 58-46 win over No. 22 and previously undefeated South Florida on Tuesday night.

"Two teams that got after each other," coach Kim Mulkey said.


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