Originally written on Fox Sports Houston  |  Last updated 3/17/12
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The basket was as wide as the ocean for Brady Heslip, and because of that, the future looks as bright as those uniforms for the Baylor Bears. Heslip made 9 of 12 from behind the 3-point line Saturday to lift third-seeded Baylor and their highlighter-yellow uniforms to a pullaway 80-63 victory over No. 11 Colorado. The Bears (29-7) advance to the South Regional semifinals, their second trip to the final 16 in three seasons. They'll play the winner between Xavier and Lehigh next Friday in Atlanta. Heslip, the Boston College transfer who grew up playing -- and losing -- lots of H-O-R-S-E games with his father up in Canada would have beaten just about anybody on this electric day at The Pit. He made six 3s in the first half to keep his cold-shooting teammates close. Then, he helped break open a tight game late. His 3-pointer with 6:56 came in the early stages of Baylor's 19-3 run to close the game. And it was contagious. Shortly after that make, Pie...
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