Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
No. 6-ranked Baylor Basketball is headed to Fort Worth for a Saturday night 7 p.m. CT tipoff at TCU. The game will be televised nationally on ESPNU and WatchESPN.
Baylor women’s tennis kicks off its dual-match season with a double-header on Sunday, Jan. 22, at Hurd Tennis Center. The Lady Bears begin with a 12 p.m. (CT) dual-match against UTRGV and conclude play against McNeese State at 3:30 p.m.
The No. 2/2 Baylor Lady Bears (18-1, 7-0) will play their seventh ranked opponent of the season in No. 24/23 West Virginia (15-4, 3-4) on Saturday, Jan. 21, at 1 p.m. (CT) inside the Ferrell Center. The Saturday afternoon matchup is the We Back Pat game, which is held annually to support the Pat Summitt Foundation and Alzheimer’s Awarness.
The 22nd-ranked Baylor men's tennis team will open its 2017 dual-match season by welcoming Incarnate Word (1 p.m.) and Grand Canyon (6 p.m.) to the Hurd Tennis Center on Saturday.
For the fourth-straight year, Baylor's track and field teams will compete at the University of Kentucky's Rod McCravy Memorial meet on Friday and Saturday at Nutter Field House in Lexington, Ky.
Baylor women's basketball is the only Big 12 Conference program to have players recognized in the Wooden Award Midseason 25. The Los Angeles Athletic Club announced this week that senior forward Nina Davis and redshirt senior guard Alexis Jones are in consideration for the 41st John R. Wooden Award, which honors the most outstanding basketball player of the year.
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 68-42 win over Iowa State on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas.
Nina Davis scored 17 points, Kalani Brown had 16 and second-ranked Baylor won its 16th consecutive game, beating Iowa State 68-42 Wednesday night in a surprisingly low-scoring contest.
Postgame notes from Baylor's 68-42 win over Iowa State on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas.
Kim Mulkey’s got a problem. But, don’t expect any of her coaching colleagues to show any sympathy. You see, her problem is having too much talent, too many players.
The No. 2/2 Baylor Lady Bears begin a two-game home stand with a matchup against Iowa State on Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. (CT) inside the Ferrell Center. It is the first meeting of the conference season between Baylor and the Cyclones.
Jeramiah Dickey, Deputy Athletics Director at the University of Houston, will become Baylor University's Associate Vice President for Athletics Operations effective Feb. 13, Vice President and Director of Athletics Mack Rhoades announced today.
Baylor men's tennis sophomore Juan Benitez was named the Big 12 Player of the Week Tuesday, after going a combined 9-0 in singles and doubles play at the Sherwood Collegiate Cup.
The Baylor acrobatics and tumbling meet vs. Oregon on April 2 will be broadcasted on TV, the program announced Tuesday.
Baylor baseball will feature 16 home TV games during the upcoming 2017 season on the FOX Sports family of networks, the program announced Tuesday.
Kalani Brown has heard it her whole life, "You need to be meaner." When Kim Mulkey challenges the 6-foot-7 sophomore post in practice or during a game, and Brown "puts my anger out there," the Baylor coach shoots back, "You need to play like that all the time."
Johnathan Motley set career highs with 32 points and 20 rebounds for No. 6 Baylor, which went ahead to stay with a big run before halftime on the way to a 74-64 victory over Texas on Tuesday night.
No. 6-ranked Baylor Basketball hosts Texas at 6 p.m. CT Tuesday in the 90th-anniversary Immortal Ten Game. The game will be broadcast live nationally on ESPN2 and WatchESPN from the Ferrell Center.