Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Aug
23
2016

W. Volleyball. VB Holds Successful Green & Gold Scrimmage

Baylor volleyball played its annual Green & Gold Scrimmage on Tuesday evening at the Ferrell Center, giving fans a preview of the 2016 team, set to open its 2016 season on Friday with the Hampton Inn North Baylor Invitational.

Aug
23
2016

Football. McLane Stadium Honored For Safety, Security

Baylor’s McLane Stadium was recently honored with the Facility of Merit for Safety and Security Award by the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4).

Aug
23
2016

Football. Football Places Five On Senior Bowl Watch List

Five Baylor football players, Kyle Fuller, Shock Linwood, Ryan Reid, Seth Russell and Orion Stewart, were named to the watch list for the 2017 Senior Bowl, bowl officials announced Tuesday.

Aug
22
2016

W. Volleyball. VB Hosts Annual Green & Gold Scrimmage

Baylor volleyball will have a final preseason tune-up, hosting its annual Green & Gold Scrimmage on Tuesday, Aug. 23, at 6 p.m. at the Ferrell Center.

Aug
22
2016

Baseball. 2016 Baseball Summer League Final Update

Throughout the summer several Baylor players played in various summer collegiate leagues across the country.

Aug
22
2016

Softball. Hall of Famer Vitek Still Holds NCAA Record for Strikeouts

Even 12 years later, Cristin Vitek is a little surprised that her left arm’s still not sore.

Aug
21
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Drops 1-0 Match at Michigan State

Baylor soccer lost a 1-0 match at Michigan State on Sunday afternoon at DeMartin Soccer Complex to cap the season’s opening weekend.

Aug
20
2016

Football. Football Completes Second Scrimmage of #CampBU

Looking more like the explosive offense that has led the nation in each of the previous three seasons, Baylor scored on four plays of 35 yards or longer and averaged nearly 6.5 yards per play in Saturday's scrimmage at McLane Stadium.

Aug
20
2016

W. Basketball. Griner, Team USA Earn Olympic Gold

Brittney Griner became the first Baylor Lady Bear to medal at the Olympic Games today, earning gold with the U.S. Women’s National Team.

Aug
19
2016

Track. Bromell Anchors Team USA 4x100-Meter Relay

Despite helping Team USA's 4x100-meter relay finish third, former Baylor track and field sprinter Trayvon Bromell will have to wait four years for another chance at his first Olympic medal, after the Americans were disqualified in the event final at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Friday.

Aug
19
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Claims 2-0 Shutout in Opener at Detroit Mercy

Baylor soccer earned a 2-0 shutout win at Detroit Mercy on Friday afternoon at Titan Field to begin the 2016 season.

Aug
18
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Opens 2016 Season at Detroit Mercy and Michigan State

Baylor soccer kicks off its 2016 season by facing road matches at Detroit Mercy on Friday at 3 p.m. CT and Michigan State on Sunday at 1 p.m.

Aug
18
2016

Athletics Announces Football Uniform Fan Vote

For the first time, Baylor football fans will have a say in what uniform the Bears will wear in their 2016 season opener against Northwestern State on Sept. 2.

Aug
17
2016

M. Tennis. Woodson Named Men’s Tennis Assistant Coach

Baylor men's tennis head coach Matt Knoll announced the hiring of Michael Woodson as assistant coach Wednesday.

Aug
17
2016

Football. 2016 Baylor Football Legends Announced

Five former Baylor football players will be honored as Baylor Football Legends during select 2016 home football games, Baylor officials announced Wednesday.

Aug
16
2016

Football. Trio Makes Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Watch List

Baylor wide receiver KD Cannon, running back Shock Linwood and quarterback Seth Russell were named to the 2016 Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list, which was announced Tuesday at the Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce East Texas Kickoff Luncheon.

Aug
16
2016

General News. Student-Athletes Earn Diplomas In Saturday Ceremonies

In graduation ceremonies held at the Ferrell Center on Saturday, Aug. 13, Baylor student-athletes from seven sports earned their bachelor's (17) and master’s (1) degrees.

Aug
16
2016

General News. Aloe Blacc to Headline Sept. 1 Traditions Rally

Aloe Blacc, the Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter of the megahit "Wake Me Up," will headline Baylor University's annual Traditions Rally on Thursday, Sept. 1, on Fountain Mall.

Aug
15
2016

Track. Hall of Famer Williamson Part of Olympic Tradition

As the 400-meter gold medalist at the 2004 Olympics, former Baylor All-American Jeremy Wariner was the obvious choice to run anchor leg on the USA 4x400-meter relay.

Aug
15
2016

Football. Russell Tabbed To Manning Award Watch List

Baylor senior quarterback Seth Russell is among 30 signal callers on the Manning Award preseason watch list, the Allstate Sugar Bowl announced Monday. The Manning Award recognizes the country's top quarterback and is the only QB award that takes into account the nominee's bowl performance.