Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Mar
24
2017

W. Basketball. Four Seniors Focused on Final Four, Not Milestones

Between them, seniors Nina Davis, Alexis Jones, Khadijah Cave and Alexis Prince have scored 5,440 points in their Baylor careers and racked up nine Big 12 regular-season or tournament championships.

Mar
24
2017

Softball. Softball Postpones Conference Opener with Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Baylor softball will postpone today’s scheduled Big 12 opener with the Kansas Jayhawks, announced Friday by the teams’ head coaches.

Mar
23
2017

Track. T&F Heads To Alamo City For Roadrunners Invitational

The Baylor track and field team will continue its outdoor slate by traveling to the Roadrunners Invitational hosted by UTSA at the Park West Athletics Complex in San Antonio, Texas, Friday and Saturday.

Mar
23
2017

W. Basketball. 2 Earn WBCA All-Region Accolades

Baylor women’s basketball sophomore Kalani Brown and senior Nina Davis were named All-Region 3 nominees for 2017 WBCA NCAA Division I Coaches All-America team on Thursday evening. The selection committee will select 10 players from the All-Region list of 52 to receive 2017 WBCA All-America recognition.

Mar
23
2017

Baseball. No. 14 Baseball Faces No. 15 Oklahoma in Weekend Home Series

No. 14 Baylor baseball hosts No. 15 Oklahoma in a three-game Big 12 Conference series this weekend. Games are slated for 6:35 p.m. CT Friday on FOX College Sports, 3:05 p.m. Saturday on FOX Sports Plus and 12:05 p.m. Sunday on FOX Sports Southwest.

Mar
23
2017

W. Equestrian. EQ Hosts 2017 Big 12 EQ Championship

Baylor equestrian (10-4, 3-1 Big 12) is prepped and ready to host the 2017 Big 12 Equestrian Championship, running March 24-25 at the Willis Family Equestrian Center.

Mar
22
2017

W. Basketball. No. 1 Seed Lady Bears Meet Louisville in Sweet 16

Fifth-ranked and top-seeded Baylor (32-3, 17-1 Big 12) will meet 13th-ranked and fourth-seeded Louisville (29-7, 12-4 ACC) in the Sweet Sixteen for the second time all-time on Friday, March 24, inside Chesapeake Energy Arena.

Mar
22
2017

W. Tennis. No. 15 WT Sweeps No. 20 Texas A&M

The No. 15 Baylor women’s tennis team (13-4) secured a 4-0 victory over Texas A&M (10-8) at Hurd Tennis Center on Wednesday night. The win, which ended an eight-game losing streak to the Aggies, keeps the Lady Bears undefeated at home, 10-0, on the season.

Mar
21
2017

Baseball. No. 14/22 Baseball Defeats Dallas Baptist 8-6

No. 14/22 Baylor baseball posted an 8-6 win over Dallas Baptist on Tuesday evening at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (17-4) used great defense and good hitting to take down the Patriots (13-7) on a second straight Tuesday.

Mar
21
2017

Softball. No. 14 SB Knocks off Sam Houston State, 4-1

No. 14/14 Baylor softball (26-5) was lifted by solid pitching and timely hitting, taking a 4-1 win over Sam Houston State (12-15) on Tuesday evening at Getterman Stadium.

Mar
21
2017

M. Basketball. No. 3 Seed MBB Faces South Carolina in Sweet 16

Baylor faces South Carolina in the 2017 NCAA Tournament East Regional semifinals Friday on TBS.

Mar
21
2017

M. Tennis. Benitez Named Big 12 Player of the Week

Baylor men's tennis sophomore Juan Benitez was named the Big 12 Player of the Week Tuesday, after going 3-0 in singles play against top-50 ranked players, and winning two out of his three doubles matches alongside Will Little, at the BNP Paribas Collegiate Challenge Presented by Oracle this past weekend in Indian Wells, Calif.

Mar
21
2017

M. Golf. No. 4 Men’s Golf Wins Linger Longer Invite

Baylor men’s golf claimed its third tournament title in its last four events by shooting 33-under-par 831 over three rounds at the Linger Longer Invitational. The Bears shot 7-under 281 in Tuesday’s final round at Great Waters Golf Course.

Mar
21
2017

W. Tennis. No. 15 WT Hosts No. 20 Texas A&M

The No. 15 Baylor women’s tennis team (12-4) challenges No. 20 Texas A&M (10-7) at Hurd Tennis Center on Wednesday, March 22. First serve is set for 5 p.m. (CT) in Waco.

Mar
21
2017

W. Tennis. Shankle Selected Big 12 Co-Player of the Week

Senior Blair Shankle was named Big 12 Co-Player of the Week after guiding the Lady Bears to a win over No. 32 USC, the league office announced Tuesday afternoon. It is the second weekly conference honor for Shankle this season (Feb. 7) and the fifth of her career.

Mar
21
2017

M. Tennis. Men’s Tennis Jumps to Season-High No. 4 Rank

Following three-straight wins over ranked opponents, the Baylor men’s tennis team jumped to No. 4 nationally in the latest Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Division I Men’s National Rankings, the ITA announced Tuesday.

Mar
21
2017

W. Equestrian. EQ Leads Academic All-Big 12 with 17 Selections

Baylor equestrian landed 17 combined Academic All-Big 12 selections, including 15 first teamers to lead all three Big 12 teams, announced Tuesday afternoon by the conference office.

Mar
20
2017

Softball. No. 14 SB Faces Sam Houston State in Midweek Contest

No. 14/15 Baylor softball (25-5) faces Sam Houston State (12-14) in the final nonconference game before the conference opener series at Kansas, hosting the Bobkats on Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. at Getterman Stadium.

Mar
20
2017

W. Basketball. Baylor, California Postgame Notes

Baylor 86, Cal 46