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Posted on January 26, 2014 at 6:06 AM

WACO, Texas (AP) — Texas freshman guard Isaiah Taylor scored a career-high 27 points and the Longhorns stretched their winning streak to five games with a 74-60 victory over slumping No. 24 Baylor on Saturday. It is the Bears' longest losing streak since dropping six in a row five years ago, and they have lost consecutive games at the Ferrell Center after a 13-game home winning streak.

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Andrew Wiggins scored 19 of his career-high 27 points in the first half and No. 8 Kansas never gave TCU a shot at a repeat of last year's huge upset, beating the Horned Frogs 91-69 Saturday night. The Jayhawks won their sixth straight game and remained the only Big 12 team without a league loss. Brandon Parrish scored 15 points to lead TCU (9-10, 0-7).

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Buddy Hield scored 18 points, 12 on 3-pointers, to lead No. 25 Oklahoma to a 74-65 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday. Oklahoma never trailed but allowed the Red Raiders to pull within 56-52 late in the second half. Jordan Tolbert and Jaye Crockett scored 14 points each for Texas Tech.

DALLAS (AP) — Kari Lehtonen made 24 saves for his second shutout in three games to lead the Dallas Stars to a 3-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Sergei Gonchar, Jamie Benn and Rich Peverley had Dallas' goals. The Stars have won their last three games by a combined 14-1 margin.

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