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Lady Bears two wins from clinching share of 10th-straight conference title

In its first game after its coach made history, Baylor is two wins from making more.
Credit: AP
Baylor's Queen Egbo (25) picks up coach Kim Mulkey after the team's NCAA college basketball game against Texas Tech, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, in Lubbock, Texas. Mulkey won her 600th career game in Baylor's 77-62 victory over Texas Tech. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)

WACO, Texas — Tuesday night, the Lady Bears made history and now, they're just two games from making more.

Entering its first game since coach Kim Mulkey became the fastest coach in Div. I history, the Lady Bears are two wins from clinching at least a share of their 10th-straight Big 12 Championship.

They're three from clinching it, outright, or two wins and a TCU loss. 

Saturday, Baylor hosts an Oklahoma team it played in its conference opener. The Lady Bears beat the Sooners, 77-56, after a come-from-behind efford. The Sooners jumped out to an early 12-3 lead in the first quarter, before a 35-11 Baylor run heading into the half.

The Lady Bears have won 17 in a row and are 13-0 in Big 12 play.

Tip-off is set for 4 p.m. Saturday inside the Ferrell Center in Waco.

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