MORGANTOWN — oooooo
Pierre Jackson of Baylor is the top scorer in the conference at 19.6 points a game while also leading in assists at 6.8 per game, rare double.
“Last year a lot of people saw what he was capable of, especially at the ends of games,” Baylor coach Scott Drew said. “This year he’s taking better care of the basketball. As far as his leadership role, he is spending time trying to become a better leader.
“He’s improved as a player and become one of the most exciting players in the nation.”
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