Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Dec
20
2014

General News. Nineteen Student-Athletes Earn Degrees

In graduation ceremonies held at the Ferrell Center on Saturday, Dec. 20, 19 Baylor student-athletes from seven sports earned their bachelor's (16) or master's degree (3).

Dec
20
2014

W. Basketball. Baylor, Michigan State Postgame Notes

Baylor 84, Michigan State 65

Dec
20
2014

W. Basketball. No. 9 Baylor beats No. 18 Michigan State 84-65

Imani Wright scored all 18 of her points in the second half and No. 9 Baylor overcame a 15-point deficit to beat No. 18 Michigan State 84-65 on Saturday in the Florida Sunshine Classic.

Dec
19
2014

W. Basketball. Baylor, Syracuse Postgame Notes

Baylor 74, Syracuse 72

Dec
19
2014

W. Basketball. No. 9/9 WBB Holds Off No. 19/22 Syracuse, 74-72

Niya Johnson made the go-ahead basket with a minute left as No. 9 Baylor defeated No. 19 Syracuse 74-72 Friday night, giving coach Kim Mulkey the win in her 500th game.

Dec
18
2014

W. Basketball. No. 9/9 WBB Hits Road to Face Two Ranked Teams

The ninth-ranked Baylor Lady Bears will hit the road for the third time this season and will face two ranked opponents, 19th-ranked Syracuse and 18th-ranked Michigan State, in the Rollins College-hosted Florida Sunshine Classic in Winter Park, Fla.

Dec
17
2014

M. Basketball. Baylor, New Mexico State Postgame Quotes

Postgame quotes from Baylor's 66-55 win over New Mexico State at the Ferrell Center on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014.

Dec
17
2014

M. Basketball. Motley Scores 16, Leads MBB Past New Mexico State 66-55

Johnathan Motley scored 16 points, and Al Freeman and Lester Medford added 10 each to lead Baylor past New Mexico State 66-55 on Wednesday night.

Dec
17
2014

M. Basketball. Baylor, New Mexico State Postgame Notes

Postgame notes from Baylor's 66-55 win over New Mexico State at the Ferrell Center on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014.

Dec
17
2014

Football. Football's Drango Tallies More All-America Accolades

Baylor junior offensive tackle Spencer Drango was named to the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and Sporting News All-America teams Wednesday.

Dec
17
2014

Football. Football Announces Mid-Year Additions

Baylor's back-to-back Big 12 champion football program has added four student-athletes to its roster that will enroll for the spring 2015 semester, head coach Art Briles announced Wednesday.

Dec
17
2014

Football. Quotes: Football Preps for Cotton Bowl

Baylor Football head coach Art Briles and players met with the media before practice Wednesday morning.

Dec
16
2014

Football. Drango, Oakman Garner Associated Press All-America Honors

Baylor juniors Spencer Drango and Shawn Oakman were named to the Associated Press (AP) All-America team, the organization announced Tuesday.

Dec
16
2014

Football. Briles Named Dodd Trophy Finalist

Baylor head football coach Art Briles was named one of 12 finalists for the Dodd Trophy Tuesday.

Dec
16
2014

M. Basketball. Men's Hoops Hosts New Mexico State

Following an eight-day break, Baylor men's basketball returns to the court to host New Mexico State at 8 p.m. CT Wednesday. The game will be televised nationally on ESPNU.

Dec
15
2014

W. Basketball. WBB's Davis Again Earns Big 12 Players of the Week Honors

Nina Davis was selected as the Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Player of the Week, as chosen by a media panel.

Dec
14
2014

W. Basketball. No. 9/9 WBB Rolls Past Stephen F. Austin, 96-57

Nina Davis scored 33 points and Alexis Prince added 20 to help No. 9 Baylor beat Stephen F. Austin 96-57 on Sunday.

Dec
13
2014

Track. Johnson Opens Indoor Season With School Record

Senior Rachel Johnson kicked off the indoor track and field season for Baylor by setting a school record in the 5,000-meter run on Saturday at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational.