Baylor's Brittney Griner In A Class All By Herself

By: AP (posted by Justin Surrency) Email
By: AP (posted by Justin Surrency) Email
Brittney Griner did something no woman has ever done before.

Baylor 's Brittney Griner (42) looks for an opening against Kansas 's Aishah Sutherland (11) in the second half of an NCAA women's college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, in Waco, Texas. Griner had seven rebounds, five blocks and 28-points in the 74-46 Baylor win. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

WACO, Texas (AP) _ Call it a pair of tweet dunks for Brittney Griner.

Griner became the first woman with three dunks in a game in Baylor's 85-47 victory over Florida State in the NCAA tournament Tuesday night. She had one before halftime, when the 6-foot-8 star apparently tweeted that she wanted two more in her last home game for the Lady Bears.

``Need two more dunks on home court for the best crowd ever!'' read a tweet posted from Griner's account, (at)Brittney4Griner. The timeline would match when Baylor was at halftime.

Griner then had two more dunks in a 79-second span soon before she came out of the game for good.

In another post Wednesday morning, Griner wrote she was sleepy and ``in class like zombie!!!'' and attached a photo to prove it.

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