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Dec
26
2014

HUNGRY AS EVER: Bears' Oakman Making Most of Second Chance

Shawn Oakman is a hungry man.

Dec
23
2014

NARROW ESCAPE: #22 Bears Hold Off Southern's Upset Bid, 70-66

On a night when not a lot of things went as planned or expected, Baylor coach Scott Drew got exactly what he wanted: a win and some teachable moments.

Dec
21
2014

CHAMPIONSHIP REVISITED: #9 Lady Bears Handle Michigan State Again, 84-65

Ten years ago, Kim Mulkey used a four-letter word the Baylor coach never thought she would utter.

Dec
18
2014

AGGIE BUSTERS: Bears' Defense Stifles New Mexico State, 66-55

Baylor's offense comes and goes. But the one constant has been a smothering defense that makes life tough for any opponent.

Dec
17
2014

FINALS OVER, TESTS AREN'T: BU Hosting NCAA Tourney Regular New Mexico St.

Traditionally, Scott Drew has tried to schedule a softer spot in his schedule coming out of fall semester final exams.

Dec
15
2014

SLOW START, FAST FINISH: #9 Lady Bears' Hot Shooting Buries SFA, 96-57

Using two full-squad, hockey-line substitutions in the first 3 minutes, Baylor coach Kim Mulkey was trying to find some answers and just looking for somebody to step up.

Dec
12
2014

LIVING ON TULSA TIME: Montgomery Takes HC Job With Golden Hurricane

After spending 16 of his 21-year coaching career by Art Briles' side, Baylor offensive coordinator Philip Montgomery is branching out.

Dec
11
2014

AUSSIE SHOOTOUT: Back in States, Wallace Scores 24 in 88-70 Victory

Getting back two days earlier and going through just one full practice with her team, Baylor freshman Kristy Wallace could have been excused if she had had a bit of an off night.

Dec
10
2014

WELCOME BACK, MOT: Freshman Scores 22 in 77-63 Win Over Aggies

Much like the "Battle of the Brazos," Johnathan Motley disappeared for a while.
Fittingly, on the night Baylor and Texas A&M exchanged pleasantries for the first time in nearly three years, Motley came out of hibernation.

Dec
9
2014

CHAMPION'S LEGACY: Petty Ranks at Head of Class With 2 Big 12 Titles

When Robert Griffin III finished his collegiate career at the end of the 2011 season, many around the nation expected Baylor to slip back into obscurity. Few could have expected that three years later another quarterback would exceed his accomplishments.

Dec
8
2014

ONE TRUE CHAMPION: Bears Settle it on the Field Against K-State, 38-27

For the last six weeks, Baylor head coach Art Briles remained quiet about the controversial College Football Playoff rankings, choosing instead to let his team's play on the field speak for itself.

Dec
6
2014

IT'S ALL ON THE LINE: #6 Bears Playing for Big 12 Title, CFP Playoff Spot

Baylor football made history last year with its first outright conference championship in 33 years and first Big 12 title in the league's 18-year run.

Dec
5
2014

COOL UNDER PRESSURE: Bears Withstand 2nd-Half Rally by Vandy, 66-63

Facing a one-point deficit on the road with 5 minutes to play, and without their senior point guard on the floor, it would have been easy for the Baylor Bears to fold under the pressure of "Memorial Magic."

Dec
4
2014

4th-QUARTER MELTDOWNS: Bennett Stressing 'Finishing Strong' for Defense

Plastered on the fence outside the Highers Complex practice fields is a sign that reads: "Finish Strong."

Dec
2
2014

MOTIVATION IS BIG 12 TITLE: #7 Bears in Position for 2nd Straight Championship

Long before the College Football Playoff committee released its first rankings last month, Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty figured that "if you win the Big 12, you're pretty much in."

Dec
1
2014

WE'VE BEEN HERE BEFORE: #7 Bears in Position for 2nd Straight Big 12 Title

Last Thursday, we bellied up to the table, carved the bird and gave thanks. Two days later, things easily are taken for granted. How quickly we forget.

Nov
30
2014

SCARED . . . BUT SURVIVE: #7 Bears Withstand Late Rally By Tech, 48-46

Not even The Matrix's Neo could have dodged this bullet.

Nov
28
2014

NOT PEEKING AHEAD: #7 Bears Focused on Texas Tech, not K-State

Two wins away from repeating as Big 12 champions, it seems like it would be easy for the Baylor Bears to get caught looking ahead to that Dec. 6 showdown with 11th-ranked Kansas State at McLane Stadium.

Nov
26
2014

ORION'S STAR SHINING BRIGHT: Stewart Coming Out of Ahmad Dixon's Shadow

Two years behind him, Orion Stewart never played football with Ahmad Dixon at Midway High School.

Nov
25
2014

THIS IS OUR BOWL WEEK: #5 Bears Not Looking Past Struggling Raiders

Texas Tech has made it clear. At 4-7 and already eliminated from any postseason consideration, the Red Raiders are making Saturday's game against fifth-ranked Baylor (9-1, 6-1) at AT&T Stadium their bowl game.