Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
The Baylor Bookstore will host a book signing event featuring Baylor head football coach Art Briles and legendary sports writer and Baylor alumnus Dave Campbell at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the bookstore, 1201 S. Fifth 5th St. on the Baylor campus.
A limited number of single-game tickets for Baylor football's inaugural season at McLane Stadium will go on sale next month, school officials announced Friday.
Baylor linebacker Bryce Hager and defensive end Shawn Oakman are both included on the 2014 Bronko Nagurski watch list, the Football Writers Association of America announced Thursday. The Nagurski Trophy goes to college football's National Defensive Player of the Year.
Baylor junior offensive tackle Spencer Drango was named to the 2014 Outland Trophy watch list, the Football Writers Association of America announced on Thursday. The Outland Trophy recognizes the nation's top collegiate interior linemen on offense or defense.
The honors keep rolling in for Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey. In an article written by Ron Higgins of <i>NOLA.com</i> and the New Orleans' <i>Times-Picayune</i>, Mulkey is No. 40 on Louisiana's all-time top 51 athletes list.
Baylor senior punter Spencer Roth is one of 25 members on the 2014 Ray Guy Award watch list, the Augusta Sports Council announced on Wednesday. The Ray Guy Award honors the nation's top collegiate punter.
First National Bank McGregor today announced the launch of its new program entitled "Charity Champions" to benefit charitable organizations in the Central Texas community.
Former Duke point guard Alexis Jones, a native of Irving, Texas, has signed a Financial Aid Agreement to attend Baylor.
Currently, there are 12 returning players from the 2014 Baylor baseball squad playing in various summer collegiate leagues throughout the country to keep improving their respective skills.
Baylor seniors Bryce Hager and Shawn Oakman have been named to the 77-man watch list for the 20th annual Bednarik Award, The Maxwell Football Club announced Monday. The Bednarik Award has been presented to the College Defensive Player of the Year since 1995.
Baylor football players Antwan Goodley, Shock Linwood and Bryce Petty have all earned a spot on the 77-man watch list for the 78th annual Maxwell Award, The Maxwell Football Club announced Monday. The Maxwell Award is given annually to America's College Player of the Year.
Baylor senior wide receiver Levi Norwood is one of 47 players on the 2014 Paul Hornung Award watch list, the Louisville Sports Commission announced on Monday. The Hornung Award honors college football's most versatile player.
Baylor track and field freshman TJ Holmes won the 400-meter hurdle title at the USATF Junior Championships with a time of 50.02 on Sunday at Hayward Field.
Baylor track and field sprinter Trayvon Bromell claimed the 100-meter crown at the USATF Junior Championships with a wind-legal time of 10.07 on Saturday at Hayward Field.
The Baylor track and field team is slated to have four athletes in action at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships, which start Saturday and continue on Sunday at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.
Wherever they went in Zambia, Baylor's Sports Ministry team members were swarmed and at times overwhelmed by orphan children that have been largely forgotten.
The Baylor volleyball program will hold its annual summer camps on campus including an All Skills Camp for grades 4-9 and an Elite Camp for grades 9-12.
As the calendar turns to July 1 and a new athletic season, the Big 12 Conference has undertaken a new set of branding and identity standards, beginning with the 2014-15 school year.
Going into the spring sports, Baylor was stuck in 51st place in the Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Division I standings and lagging behind the likes of Harvard, Providence, Dartmouth and Denver.
Baylor's contingent of athletes at the USATF Championships wrapped up competition on Sunday at Sacramento State's Hornet Stadium.