STILLWATER, Oklahoma Manu Lecomte scored 18 points and added four assists to help lead Baylor to a 67-56 victory over Oklahoma State on Tuesday night.
Nuni Omot had 14 points and five rebounds and Tristan Clark scored 10 points in just 16 minutes of play for Baylor (14-10, 4-7 Big 12). Mark Vital just missed a double-double with nine points and nine rebounds, as the Bears claimed their first road win of the season.
Kendall Smith scored 15 points with four rebounds and Mitchell Solomon had 13 points and five rebounds for Oklahoma State (14-10, 4-7). The Cowboys, whose 56 points are one off their season low (in a 72-55 loss to Texas A&M back on Nov. 20), are now 1-4 in their last five outings.
Baylor blew open a close game late in the first half, and built a 14-point lead early in the second. Oklahoma State battled its way back to within 57-52 with 5:21 left when Kendall Smith sank a 3-pointer from the right corner, but that was as close as the Cowboys would get.