WACO, Texas (AP) -- Roy Williams knew No. 6 Kansas was looking past Baylor, so he told his Jayhawks to snap out of it before tipoff.
The coach told them again when they were down 10-0. And again when they were down 25 at halftime.
Kansas eventually got the message and rallied, but it wasn't enough as Terry Black scored 20 points, many on rim-rattling dunks, as the Bears beat the Jayhawks 85-77 Monday night for their first win over a Top 10 team in 11 years.
"I don't know that I've ever been part of a more complete breakdown," said Williams, who missed his first chance to move into sole possession of second place on the school's all-time win list. "I talked to the team before the game, challenged them because I didn't like the feel they gave me. You shouldn't fear anybody, but you have to respect everyone you play."
'It wasn't like we beat Duke or North Carolina. It was only Kansas.'
Terry Black, Baylor
The Bears (16-6, 5-6 Big 12) gave the Jayhawks (19-4, 8-3) the biggest halftime deficit Roy Williams has faced in his 13 years coaching Kansas. The Jayhawks got within four, but wound up losing to Baylor for the first time in seven tries.
The Bears knew the Jayhawks didn't respect them after leading scorer Kenny Gregory said he could handle Kansas' two previous conference losses because "it's not like we lost to (Texas) A&M and Baylor."
Black called it the second-best victory of his college career, behind only a junior college championship. DeMarcus Minor, whose team lost to Black's in that title game, said this was his sweetest victory because "I played junior college ball in Kansas and I know how much the people in that state love basketball."
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