Stats of the day-MON0408

ON THIS POST: STATS OF THE DAY COVERING THE NUMBERS FROM 6 SPORTS

  • NCAA: Baylor women win

  • Golf: PGA, LPGA winners

  • NBA: Houston 3-pt record

  • Autos: NASCAR, IndyCar

  • NHL: 2 coaches fired

  • Soccer: U.S. women roll


WOMEN'S NCAA BASKETBALL

82-81

Baylor beat defending champ Notre Dame win its 3rd women’s national championship

29

Baylor winning streak to close out a  37-1 season and 3rd title under coach Kim Mulkey

WOMEN'S NCAA CHAMPIONS
YR TEAM REC YR TEAM REC
2019 Baylor 37-1 2000 UConn 36-1
2018 N. Dame 34-3 1999 Purdue 34-1
2017 S. Caro 33-4 1998 Tenn 39-0
2016 UConn 38-0 1997 Tenn 29-10
2015 UConn 38-1 1996 Tenn 32-4
2014 UConn 40-0 1995 UConn 35-0
2013 UConn 35-4 1994 UNC 33-2
2012 Baylor 40-0 1993 Tx Tch 31-3
2011 Tex A&M 33-5 1992 Stanford 30-3
2010 UConn 39-0 1991 Tenn 30-5
2009 UConn 39-0 1990 Stanford 32-1
2008 Tenn 36-2 1989 Tenn 35-2
2007 Tenn 34-3 1988 La. Tech 32-2
2006 Maryland 34-4 1987 Tenn 28-6
2005 Baylor 33-3 1986 Texas 34-0
2004 UConn 31-4 1985 ODU 31-3
2003 UConn 37-1 1984 USC 29-4
2002 UConn 39-0 1983 USC 31-2
2001 N. Dame 34-2 1982 La. Tech 35-1

GOLF

9

Corey Conners became first Monday qualifier since Arjun Atwal in 2010 to win on PGA Tour

87

The 2014 U.S. Amateur runner-up is 87th player in Masters field after 2-stroke win at Texas Open

149

Conners shot 5-over 149 to miss cut in 2015 Masters following a first-round 80 with a 3-under 69


4, 1

Jin Young Ko won her 4th LPGA title and 1st major with 3-stroke victory in ANA Inspiration

2, 5

Wins, top-3 finishers in 6 starts for Ko, who will become world’s No. 1 ranked player


NBA

27

Houston broke its own NBA record for most 3-pointers in single game with 27 on April 7


27-of-57

Rockets hit 47.4 percent of 3s

in 149-113 win over Phoenix

MOST 3-PT FG IN GAME
NO TEAM OPP YR
27 Rockets Suns 2019
26 Rockets Kings 2019
26 Rockets Wizards 2018
25 Cavaliers Hawks 2017
24 Warriors Bulls 2018
24 Warriors Pelicans 2019
24 Nuggets Bucks 2018
24 Nuggets Warriors 2017
24 Nets Bulls 2018
24 Rockets Pelicans 2016

AUTO RACING

NASCAR Cup standings


8

Kyle Busch Cup victories at

Bristol after winning 3rd

2019 race in 8 starts

22

Wins at Bristol by Busch

across NASCAR’s 3 series

(9 in Xfinity, 5 in trucks)

5

Wins in 8 Cup races by Joe Gibbs Racing; Ford has other 3 wins

4, 5

Japan’s Takuma Sato won 4th  IndyCar title; 5th driver to win Grand Prix of Alabama from pole


IndyCar standings


NHL

2

Times Florida has made playoffs

in last 18 seasons

26, 16

Florida will enter 26th season with its 16th coach after Bob Boughner was fired on April 7

8

Buffalo’s playoff drought, longest active streak; Sabres fired Phil Housley (58-84-22 in 2 years)


SOCCER

U.S. women career goal leaders


2 ,4

Carli Lloyd’s 2 goals in Team USA’s 6-0 over Belgium moved her into 4th on all-time scoring list

4-1-2

U.S. record after 7 of 10 matches before June 11 World Cup opener; Next is May 12 vs. South Africa


Sources: pgatour.com; lpga.com; nba.com; nhl.com; ussoccer.com; nascar.com; indycar.com