Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
Baylor baseball dropped a 2-0 game to Texas State on Wednesday night at Bobcat Ballpark. The Bears (19-22) were unable to overcome the Bobcats' (23-18) two-run eighth.
No. 14 Baylor (33-12) pounded out 10 hits and beat UTSA (20-27) for the second time this season with a 7-1 win Wednesday night at Roadrunner Field.
Baylor Acrobatics and Tumbling (2-5) will hit the road for the last time this season to compete in the individual and team NCATA National Championships April 24-26 in Azusa, Calif.
Baylor track and field head coach Todd Harbour announced the signing of sprinter Malik Wilson (Brenham, Texas) to a National Letter of Intent for the 2014-15 season on Wednesday.
Baylor baseball closer Josh Michalec was one of 50 players named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) mid-season Stopper of the Year watch list, the association announced Wednesday.
The Baylor volleyball team competed in three matches at the Lonestar Spring Tournament in Dallas and went 2-1.
After missing the meet last season, Baylor's track and field team will again return to the Drake Relays for competition Thursday through Saturday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.
Baylor baseball earned its second straight win in a 4-3 decision over Texas State on Tuesday evening at Baylor Ballpark.
Over 900 women's basketball fans were on hand at the annual Lady Bear Appreciation Banquet, sponsored by the Tip Off Club, at the Ferrell Center on Tuesday evening.
No. 16 Baylor (32-12) fell twice to Louisiana (35-7-1) Tuesday at Getterman Stadium falling 7-4 in game one and 5-2 in game two. ULL has now defeated Baylor three times this season.
The Baylor men's tennis team led the Big 12 Conference with six student-athletes earning a spot on the Academic All-Big 12 Team, league officials announced on Tuesday.
Baylor sophomore center Isaiah Austin will declare for the 2014 NBA Draft and forgo his final two years of collegiate eligibility, head coach Scott Drew announced Tuesday.
Five Baylor women's tennis student-athletes were named to the Academic All-Big 12 Team, league officials announced on Tuesday.
For the second time this season a power surge has given Baylor junior shortstop Jordan Strickland the Big 12 Hitter of the Week award.
Baylor men's basketball has signed Kobe Eubanks to a National Letter of Intent, head coach Scott Drew announced Tuesday. Eubanks will join the team prior to the 2014-15 season and will have four years of eligibility.
Following Baylor baseball's game against Kansas on Saturday, the Bears will shave their heads at Baylor Ballpark to raise money for the Vs. Cancer Foundation.
Baylor baseball faces Texas State in a home and home set in midweek action over the next two days. Games between the Bears (18-21) and Bobcats (22-17) are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. CT Tuesday in Waco and 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday in San Marcos on ESPN3.
Baylor baseball's Daniel Castano was named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week, the league announced Monday. The honor is Castano's first of his career, the third such award for the Bears this season and sixth weekly accolade from the conference this year.
Baylor's softball team will play six games in six days beginning with a DH with ULL Tuesday at 4 p.m., a single-road game Wednesday at 6 p.m. at UTSA, and a three-game Big 12 series with KU Friday-Sunday.
In the final collegiate meet at Hart-Patterson Track and Field Complex, the Baylor track and field team won nine events during the Michael Johnson Classic on Saturday.