Art Briles met with the media Sunday night to discuss Baylor winning the Big 12 Championship and the Bears' upcoming matchup vs. UCF in the Fiesta Bowl.
In July, Baylor football was picked to finish fifth in the Big 12. In August, the Bears were unranked nationally. In January, Big 12 champion Baylor will be playing in a BCS bowl, as the No. 6-ranked Bears head to the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz. (just outside Phoenix), for a New Year’s Day …
Baylor has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., marking the first time the school will play in a BCS bowl game.
Well, THAT’S the way to send out your old home! After 64 seasons at Floyd Casey Stadium, Saturday’s finale held a lot of promise going in, and the Bears came through in every way. So many accomplishments, I’m not even sure which deserves first billing. Baylor beat Texas, 30-10, to finish the season 11-1 (8-1 …
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 30-10 win over Texas in the last game ever at Floyd Casey Stadium on Dec. 7, 2013.
Postgame notes from Baylor's 30-10 win over Texas to close out the last game at Floyd Casey Stadium on Dec. 7, 2013.
Bryce Petty threw touchdown passes on the first two drives of the second half for No. 9 Baylor and the Bears won their first Big 12 title and a Fiesta Bowl berth with a 30-10 victory over No. 23 Texas on Saturday
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 67-62 win over Kentucky at AT&T Stadium on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
Baylor 67, Kentucky 62
Kenny Chery scored 18 points, including six in the go-ahead run, and No. 20 Baylor defeated No. 3 Kentucky 67-62 on Friday night in the same building where the NCAA Final Four will be played in April.
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 133-130 loss to Kentucky at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Dec. 6, 2013.
Kentucky 133, Baylor 130, 4 OT
No. 9 Baylor fell to No. 5 Kentucky 133-130 in four overtimes on Friday night in the highest-scoring Division I women's game in history.
Baylor's Samantha Schaefer was named Big 12 Rider of the Month for Equitation over Fences for the month of November.
To hear Tom (BBA ’50) and Margaret Stone describe it, 1950 doesn’t sound so different from 2013: a transformative new stadium taking shape, high expectations for Baylor’s ascendant football team, a strong Baylor basketball program, and people everywhere talking about what a great time it was to be a Baylor Bear. The Stones were newlyweds …
Dec. 4, 2013
A detailed history of the soon-to-be-retired Floyd Casey Stadium, including various construction stages and significant games. Quoted are former Bears coach Grant Teaff, former running back Walter Abercrombie, former linebacker Mike Singletary, and current quarterback Bryce Petty.
Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr Will Speak at International Conference in Rome on Christianity and Freedom
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2013) -- Baylor University President and Chancellor Ken Starr will be in Rome to deliver the opening address of "Christianity and Freedom: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives," an international scholars' conference, on Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14.
Dec. 6, 2013
Article quotes James SoRelle, Ph.D., professor of history in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, about the racial divide that continues to exist in churches despite good intentions. Also quoted are Christopher Pieper, Ph.D., a lecturer of sociology in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, and Haley Hamlin, a Baylor senior majoring in environmental science.
Fox News: After 64 seasons, No. 9 Baylor closes Floyd Casey Stadium with big game, then back to campus
Dec. 4, 2013
A detailed history of the retiring Floyd Casey Stadium, including various construction stages and significant games. Quoted are former Bears coach Grant Teaff, former running back Walter Abercrombie, former linebacker Mike Singletary, and current quarterback Bryce Petty.
Dec. 5, 2013
Baylor graduate Marjorie Scardino, BA '69, has become the first woman appointed to Twitter's board of directors.