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Iowa State stuns No. 3 Baylor 76-71

(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

AMES, Iowa (AP) Baylor's shot a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament appears to be slipping away.

Senior Fallon Ellis scored a career-high 18 points and unranked Iowa State stunned No. 3 Baylor 76-71 on Saturday, handing the Lady Bears their second straight loss after a 26-1 start and giving coach Bill Fennelly his 600th career win.

Brynn Williamson added 17 for the Cyclones (18-10, 9-8 Big 12), who knocked off their second top-five opponent this season. Iowa State beat then-No. 3 Texas 59-57 on Jan. 10.


AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Connecticut27-1
2 South Carolina27-1
3 Baylor26-2
4 Notre Dame27-2
5 Maryland26-2
6 Tennessee24-4
7 Oregon State25-3
8 Louisville24-4
9 Florida State26-3
10 Arizona State25-4
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RPI Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Notre Dame27-2
2 Tennessee24-4
3 Baylor26-2
4 South Carolina27-1
5 Connecticut27-1
6 Louisville24-4
7 Maryland26-2
8 Iowa22-6
9 Kentucky20-8
10 Florida State26-3
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