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Golden Bear Awards tallied, 7 Bears gets honors

Feb. 13, 2001

Play of the Year

4X400-meter relay teams win 2000 NCAA outdoor championships

Breakthrough Athlete of the Year

Zoltan Papp -- Men's tennis Big 12 No. 4 singles champion and No. 3 doubles champion with Johannes Michalsky

Comeback Player of the Year

Kerri O'Bric -- Heptathelete placed sixth at the national championships after a redshirt season

Male Athlete of the Year

Brandon Couts -- 400-meter dash national champion and anchor for the 4X400-meter relay team

Female Athlete of the Year

Stevie Nicholas -- Volleyball first team all-Big 12, Big 12 freshman of the year and sixth nationally,

Courage Award

David Sullivan -- Football walk-on suffered a possible career-ending knee injury last season

Game of the Year

April 15, 2000 Baylor baseball -- Kyle Evans no-hits Iowa State in a 4-0 victory for Baylor's first complete game no hitter since 1979.