Weather United States Of America, Ashburn United States Of America, Ashburn +46°F

The Baylor Lariat

Women's Basketball

    Lady Bears look to forge new identity this season

Lady Bears look to forge new identity this season

Moving past the Brittney Griner era was part of the Baylor women’s basketball’s maturation process last season. With the loss of Griner, much of the responsibility, defensively and offensively, was put on Odyssey Sims’ shoulders. Growing out of that dependency on Sims will be inevitable for the Lady Bears in the 2014-15 season.

Read Full Article
    Nina Davis named All-Big 12, Niya Johnson given honorable mention

Nina Davis named All-Big 12, Niya Johnson given honorable mention

Two Baylor women’s basketball players received Preseason All-Big 12 honors, the Big 12 announced Wednesday morning.

Read Full Article
    Griner, Sims both make Team USA

Griner, Sims both make Team USA

USA Basketball announced Tuesday night that former Baylor women’s basketball stars Brittney Griner and Odyssey Sims made the final cut for the USA World Championship team roster.

Read Full Article

UConn women’s basketball wins ninth national championship

Geno Auriemma and UConn reached the top of women’s college basketball in unprecedented fashion. After winning a record ninth national championship — they stand alone.

Read Full Article
    Lady Bears season successful despite loss

Lady Bears season successful despite loss

This season marked the end and beginning of a new era in Lady Bears basketball. A common question was brought up over and over— how can Baylor succeed without Brittney Griner?

Read Full Article
    Lady Bears fall 88-69 to Notre Dame in Elite Eight

Lady Bears fall 88-69 to Notre Dame in Elite Eight

The Baylor Lady Bears’ phenomenal basketball season came to an end after losing to the No. 1 seed Notre Dame Fighting Irish 68-88 in South Bend, Ind. Monday night. Seniors Odyssey Sims, Makenzie Robertson and Mariah Chandler finish their college careers on a loss, but their last season saw unprecedented success with a shockingly young squad behind them.

Read Full Article

Lady Bears advance to the Elite Eight with 90-72 win over Kentucky

The Lady Bears advance to the quarterfinal after defeating the No. 3 seed Kentucky Wildcats 90-72 Saturday in Notre Dame, Ind. Baylor will play No. 1 seed Notre Dame in the Elite Eight.

Read Full Article

Mulkey shows young players have earned trust in key situations

Monday night’s game against California saw a subtle but significant message sent out by the Lady Bears’ freshmen. It was a frantic first half that had lead changes swinging like a pendulum between Baylor and Cal.

Read Full Article
    Lady Bears face familiar foe in Sweet Sixteen

Lady Bears face familiar foe in Sweet Sixteen

For most teams in the NCAA tournament, March Madness is a time of year that brings new opponents and fresh faces to match up against out of conference opponents. It is debatable whether a brand new opponent is an advantage or a disadvantage, but the Lady Bears will face a familiar foe in the Sweet Sixteen against Kentucky on Saturday.

Read Full Article

Lady Bears take down Cal

The No. 2 seed Baylor Lady Bears battled the quick and explosive No. 7 seed California Golden Bears in front of a rocking crowd at the Ferrell Center Monday. Baylor came out on top 75-56 after leading only by one at the half. The Golden Bears would not give up an inch in the first half, but ran out of gas in the second.

Read Full Article
1 2 3 29

Latest Multimedia

Click below to read the paper

Bear Briefs

The Wellness Center will host Rethink Your Drink at 9…

The University Health Center will host a flu shot clinic…

The university is looking for individuals, organizations and programs who…

Baylor volleyball will take on the University of Louisiana at…

Classes will not be in session on Friday, in observance…