Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
12th-seeded Baylor men's tennis (7-3) closed out its ITA National Team Indoor Championship run with a 4-1 victory over 16th-seeded and host Washington Sunday night at the Nordstrom Tennis Center.
Baylor women's tennis (3-5) snagged a 4-3 comeback victory over No. 17 Miami (2-3) at Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center on Sunday afternoon.
Baylor baseball posted a 6-3 win in the series rubber match against Houston Baptist on Sunday afternoon at Baylor Ballpark.
The No. 3/3 Baylor Lady Bears (25-1, 15-0) travel to meet No. 6/6 Texas on Monday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. (CT) inside the Frank Irwin Center. It is the second meeting of the season between the Lady Bears and the Longhorns.
Baylor men's golf finished in second place with a 54-hole total of 26-under-par 838 at the 2018 All-American Intercollegiate. The Bears shot 8-under 280 in Sunday's final round at Golf Club of Houston to remain in the same spot on the leaderboard.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – No. 11/12 Baylor softball (7-0) grabbed an early lead and never looked back, knocking off No. 9/9 Alabama, 2-1, on Sunday afternoon at the Southern Miss Softball Complex.
The top-ranked and three-time defending national champion Baylor acrobatics & tumbling team (3-0) took down the fourth-ranked Quinnipiac Bobcats (0-1) 282.930-278.055 on Sunday morning at TD Bank Sports Center.
12th-seeded Baylor men's tennis (6-3) was unable to use momentum from the doubles point as the team fell 4-2 to 13th-seeded and No. 14 Columbia, 4-2, at the National Team Indoor Championship Saturday night at the Seattle Tennis Club.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - No. 11/12 Baylor softball (6-0) cruised to a 14-1 win over Mississippi Valley State (0-6) Saturday morning and rallied late to knock off Southern Miss (2-6) in the nightcap, 3-2, on Saturday evening at the Southern Miss Softball Complex.
Terry Maston had 24 points and 5 rebounds as Baylor men's basketball defeated No. 7 Texas Tech, 59-57, Saturday night at the Ferrell Center.
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 59-57 win over Texas Tech Saturday night.
Postgame notes from Baylor's 59-57 win over Texas Tech Saturday night.
Baylor baseball lost 5-2 to Houston Baptist on Saturday afternoon at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (1-1) were unable to hold off a late rally by the Huskies (1-1).
Baylor men's golf climbed two slots into second place after shooting 9-under-par 279 in Saturday's second round of the All-American Intercollegiate at Golf Club of Houston. The Bears (-18) have a two-round total of 18-under-par 558 and are 13 shots back of Auburn (-31) entering Sunday's final round.
Baylor women's tennis (2-5) dropped a 4-0 decision to No. 9 Ole Miss (7-1) at Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon.
Baylor women's basketball head coach Kim Mulkey is one of four women's committee finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and will be included on the ballot for the 2018 Class, the organization announced at NBA All-Star Weekend on Saturday afternoon.
Postgame quotes from Baylor's 88-51 win over Kansas Saturday afternoon.
Kristy Wallace scored 26 points to lead No. 3 Baylor women's basketball to an 88-51 win over Texas Tech Saturday afternoon at the Ferrell Center.
Postgame notes on Baylor's 88-51 win over Kansas Saturday afternoon.
Benched after going scoreless in a Jan. 6 win at home over Texas, Baylor senior forward Nuni Omot admits that he was upset about it.