By Shehan Jeyarajah Sports Editor No. 9 Baylor women’s basketball overcame a slow start to take care of business against a scrappy Idaho team 88-70 in Waco behind freshman guard Kristy Wallace’s 24 points. Baylor (7-1) struggled to get going offensively in the first half, shooting a paltry 15-for-42 from
By Cody Soto Sports Writer Baylor men’s basketball rekindled the Battle of the Brazos rivalry with a 77-63 win over in-state foe Texas A&M Tuesday night at the Ferrell Center. The Bears (8-1) used a 38-17 rebounding advantage to hold the Aggies (6-2) to zero offensive rebounds on the night.
At the start of the 2014 season, Baylor head coach Art Briles casted a vision for his team. Briles made it clear that Baylor football is gunning for a repeat of winning the Big 12 Conference title, no excuses.
The most monumental development for Baylor football in recent years has been the addition of the $266 million McLane Stadium.
Baylor might have been just on the outside looking in at the playoff chase, but the Bears still have an opportunity to make waves with a bowl game in the 2015 Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic against No. 8 Michigan State on New Years Day.
The Cotton Bowl is one of the most storied bowl games in all of college football. Since its inaugural year in 1937, the Cotton Bowl has featured some of college football’s greatest teams and games of all-time, but took years for it to develop into the prestigious bowl it now has become.
When No. 6 Baylor football stepped into its brand new riverside stadium for its first season game on Aug. 31, the team had a lot to live up to. As defending Big 12 champions, the Bears were expected to do it again.
Senior quarterback Bryce Petty watched on the sidelines and saw teammate and Heisman trophy winner Robert Griffin III go down in the team’s shootout against Texas Tech on Nov. 26, 2011. Griffin had suffered a concussion and would not return to the game.
No. 5 Baylor football provided fans with a memorable game day experience on Saturday at McLane Stadium. ESPN’S College GameDay built by Home Depot made an appearance in Waco in its final show of the regular season.
One of the nation’s most explosive offenses faced trials and tribulations in 2014, but successfully defended its Big 12 title and lived up to the “Nation’s Top Offense” title given to it by popular opinion.