Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
Serving as the central on-campus resource for Fiesta Bowl and Big 12 Champion merchandise, the University Bookstore is opening a temporary Baylor Bowl Store on University Park Drive, directly outside of the Ferrell Center.
The economic impact of the Baylor University athletics program within the Waco community has more than doubled over the last five years, increasing from $155.6 million in 2007-08 to $373.3 million during 2012-13 academic year according to a recent study released Thursday.
Baylor 91, Northwestern 84 OT
Kenny Chery scored 12 of his 20 points in overtime and No. 12 Baylor returned from an extended break with a 91-84 victory over Northwestern State on Wednesday night.
Baylor 87, Ole Miss 80
Odyssey Sims scored 39 points, including six the final minute, and No. 9 Baylor held off Mississippi 87-80 on Wednesday night to extend its home winning streak to 66 games.
Baylor 87, Ole Miss 80
Baylor head football coach Art Briles was named one of five finalists for the Paul "Bear" Bryant Coach of the Year Award, American Heart Association announced on Tuesday.
Baylor's Big 12 champion football program has added four transfers to its roster that will enroll for the spring 2014 semester, head coach Art Briles announced Wednesday.
Baylor senior offensive lineman Cyril Richardson and senior safety Ahmad Dixon collected more All-America honors with the release of the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and the FOXSports.com All-America teams on Wednesday.
Tevin Reese is like a kid waiting till Christmas day to open up that one special present. Only his will come a few days early, when Baylor's senior All-Big 12 receiver gets to remove the cast that's protected the right wrist he dislocated in a Nov. 7 game against Oklahoma.
Baylor's 12th-ranked basketball team returns to action after an 11-day break when it hosts Northwestern State at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. The game will be televised on FOX Sports Southwest Plus.
Baylor senior offensive lineman Cyril Richardson picked up three more All-America honors with the unveiling of the Associated Press, CBSSports.com and SI.com All-America teams on Tuesday.
The ninth-ranked Baylor Lady Bears, 8-1 on the season, put their school-record 65-game home win streak on the line when the Ole Miss Rebels visit the Ferrell Center on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 6 p.m.
Baylor offensive coordinator Philip Montgomery was named the FootballScoop.com Offensive Coordinator of the Year, the website announced Monday.
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 100-57 win over Houston Baptist at the Ferrell Center on Dec. 15, 2013.
Odyssey Sims had 25 points and seven assists, Nina Davis added 16 points and No. 9 Baylor beat Houston Baptist 100-57 on Sunday.
Postgame notes from Baylor's 100-57 win over Houston Baptist at the Ferrell Center on Dec. 15, 2013.