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Bearing down: Baylor routs Houston 78-59 to reach title game

Matthew Mayer and Davion Mitchell added 12 points apiece for the Bears.
Baylor guard Jared Butler (12) passes over teammate guard Adam Flagler (10) and Houston forward...
Baylor guard Jared Butler (12) passes over teammate guard Adam Flagler (10) and Houston forward Justin Gorham (4) during the first half of a men's Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament semifinal game, Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)(Michael Conroy | AP)
Published: Apr. 3, 2021 at 9:23 PM EDT
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Jared Butler scored 17 points to lead five Baylor players in double figures, and the Bears roared to a 78-59 victory over Houston in the Final Four.

Matthew Mayer and Davion Mitchell added 12 points apiece for the Bears, whose first trip to a national semifinal since 1950 will continue to the title game. They’ll face UCLA or the overall No. 1 seed, Gonzaga, on Monday night.