Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Aug
27
2015

Football. Football Closes #CampBU With Final Scrimmage

Hoping to come out of the day healthy, Baylor had an abbreviated 45-minute, 53-play scrimmage Thursday night at McLane Stadium to close out fall camp.

Aug
27
2015

W. Soccer. Soccer Ready for Boilermaker Challenge Cup

Baylor soccer makes its first road trip of the season by competing in the 2015 Boilermaker Challenge Cup, hosted by Purdue in West Lafayette, Ind., at Boilermaker Soccer Complex.

Aug
27
2015

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Opens Season at Rams Volleyball Classic

Baylor volleyball begins its first season under new head coach Ryan McGuyre by traveling to Fort Collins, Colo., for the Rams Volleyball Classic.

Aug
26
2015

Football. 2015 Baylor IMG Sports Network Radio Affiliates Announced

In its second season at McLane Stadium, Baylor football radio broadcasts will again be available to fans across the Lone Star state on the Baylor IMG Sports Network and nationally on Sirius Satellite Radio, school officials announced Wednesday.

Aug
26
2015

W. Tennis. Generette Earns 2015 Oracle/ITA Masters Wildcard Entry

Baylor women's tennis player Kiah Generette will be in the singles draw for next month's 2015 Oracle/ITA Masters tournament, which was announced by Oracle and the Intercollegiate Tennis Association recently.

Aug
26
2015

M. Tennis. Lenz, Tchoutakian Make 2015 Oracle/ITA Masters Field

Baylor men’s tennis players Julian Lenz and Max Tchoutakian will be in the field for next month's 2015 Oracle/ITA Masters tournament, which was finalized by Oracle and the Intercollegiate Tennis Association recently.

Aug
24
2015

W. Soccer. Soccer Drops 2-1 Decision to Michigan State

Baylor soccer dropped a 2-1 decision to Michigan State Monday night at Betty Lou Mays Field.

Aug
24
2015

General News. Beauchamp Athletic Nutrition Center Opens

Coinciding with the first day of classes for the fall semester, the new Beauchamp Athletic Nutrition Center opened its doors Monday and served meals to an appreciative group of Baylor student-athletes.

Aug
23
2015

Track. Bromell Earns 100-Meter Bronze At IAAF World Championships

Baylor track and field sprinter Trayvon Bromell claimed the 100-meter bronze medal at the IAAF World Championships with a time of 9.92 (-0.5m/s) Sunday at the Beijing National Stadium.

Aug
23
2015

1660 ESPN Radio (Waco): Interview with Tony Heath

Aug. 23, 2015
Transcript of an interview conducted by 1660 ESPN Radio host David Smoak with Pearland High School head football coach Tony Heath. Heath spoke to 1660 about his former player Sam Ukwuachu and Heath's conversation with Boise State and Baylor coaches prior to Ukwuachu's transfer.

Aug
23
2015

Football Ranked No. 4 in Preseason AP Top 25

Baylor was tabbed at No. 4 in the preseason AP Top 25 with 1,256 points in the poll that was released Sunday. It is BU’s highest preseason ranking ever, after previously having been ranked as high as seventh before the start of the 1957 season.

Aug
22
2015

Track. Bromell Wins IAAF World Championships 100-Meter Heat

Baylor track and field sprinter Trayvon Bromell opened the IAAF World Championships by running a 9.91 (0.5m/s) to win his heat of the 100-meter dash Saturday at the Bird’s Nest in Beijing, China.

Aug
22
2015

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Completes Green & Gold Scrimmage

Baylor volleyball played its annual Green & Gold Scrimmage on Saturday morning at the Ferrell Center, giving fans their first look at this year's team that officially begins the 2015 season on Friday under new head coach Ryan McGuyre.

Aug
22
2015

Football. Football Completes #CampBU Scrimmage No. 2

Behind an offensive line that returns all five starters, Baylor focused on developing the running game in Saturday's one-hour, 78-play scrimmage at McLane Stadium.

Aug
21
2015

W. Soccer. Soccer Falls 2-1 to USF in 2OT Opener

Baylor soccer lost 2-1 in double overtime to South Florida in its season opener Friday evening at Betty Lou Mays Soccer Field.

Aug
21
2015

Baseball. 2015 Baseball Summer League Final Update

Over the summer, several returning Baylor baseball players have been playing in various summer collegiate leagues across the country.

Aug
21
2015

W. Basketball. WBB Releases Big 12 Schedule

The Baylor Lady Bear basketball team, which has posted an 85-6 regular season Big 12 record en route to five straight league crowns, will open conference play at Oklahoma State on Dec. 30, 2015, the Big 12 Conference announced today when it released the 2015-16 league schedule.

Aug
21
2015

General News. Statement From Head Football Coach Art Briles

A statement from Baylor Head Football Coach Art Briles and a form signed by Boise State's compliance office relative to the transfer of a former student-athlete.

Aug
21
2015

Our Stand Against Sexual Violence

By God’s grace, we are living in a golden era at Baylor University. However, today we are filled with profound sadness. Yesterday, a former student-athlete was convicted for the sexual assault of another former student-athlete. Our hearts are broken for the victim who has been terribly harmed by this unspeakable tragedy. We also grieve for all those who have been touched by this human calamity, and for our beloved University, whose essential purpose and distinctive mission are to be guarded as the treasured legacy of our founders.

Aug
21
2015

Statement from Baylor University, Aug. 21, 2015

Statement from Baylor University concerning the conviction of former student-athlete Sam Ukwuachu:

Acts of sexual violence contradict every value Baylor University upholds as a caring Christian community.