Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Jul
25
2017

Cross Country. Cross Country Announces 2017 Meet Schedule

Baylor cross country head coach Todd Harbour announced the release of his team's 2017 schedule Tuesday.

Jul
25
2017

General News. 2017 Hall of Fame Class Announced

Highlighted by NCAA champions Benjamin Becker, Steffanie Blackmon and Jennifer Jordan Washington, Baylor's 2017 Hall of Fame class includes eight outstanding former student-athletes representing six different sports.

Jul
24
2017

Baseball. 2017 Baseball Summer League Update No. 3

After Baylor baseball’s very successful second season under Steve Rodriguez, 15 players have been assigned to play in various summer collegiate leagues across the country. The yearly tradition allows players to keep improving their skills in a live-game atmosphere against some of the country’s top talent.

Jul
24
2017

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Baylor volleyball was one of 145 NCAA Division I recipients of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award, announced by the organization on Monday.

Jul
21
2017

Football. Sims Named to SWATA Hall of Fame

Four years after receiving the organization’s Most Distinguished Award, longtime Baylor trainer Mike Sims has been named to the Southwest Athletic Trainers’ Association Hall of Fame.

Jul
20
2017

Football. Football Single-Game Tickets on Sale

Single-game tickets for four games of the 2017 Baylor football season are now available to the general public through the Baylor Athletics Department Ticket Office.

Jul
19
2017

Football. Kickoff Time for Football's Season Opener Announced

The Matt Rhule era with Baylor Football will begin in front of a nationally-televised audience when the Bears open the 2017 season at 6 p.m. CT on FS2 against Liberty at McLane Stadium.

Jul
19
2017

W. Basketball. WBB Announces Nonconference Schedule

The seven-time defending Big 12 regular season champion Baylor women's basketball program announced its nonconference schedule on Wednesday afternoon. The Lady bears will host eight home games inside the Ferrell Center, including two exhibition games and a marquee matchup against Kentucky for the annual Big 12/SEC Challenge.

Jul
18
2017

Football. Rhule, Bears Complete Big 12 Football Media Day

Because of attrition in the offensive line, first-year Baylor head coach Matt Rhule has two converted tight ends and three true freshmen listed in the updated two-deep that was released Tuesday at Big 12 Media Days.

Jul
17
2017

Softball. Baylor Softball Adds Three SEC Transfers to 2018 Roster

WACO, Texas – Baylor softball added a wealth of experience and depth, adding three SEC transfers to its 2018 roster, announced Monday by 17th-year head coach Glenn Moore.

Jul
14
2017

Football. Football to Host 'Meet the Bears' August 19

Baylor's football team, including head coach Matt Rhule will be available to sign autographs at the annual "Meet the Bears" fan appreciation event Saturday, August 19 at McLane Stadium from 2:30-4 p.m.

Jul
13
2017

Football. K.J. Smith Honored as Member of Nagurski List

Baylor senior defensive end K.J. Smith was selected to the 2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List on Thursday as announced by the Football Writers Association of America and the Charlotte Touchdown Club.

Jul
13
2017

General News. Baylor Student-Athletes Turn in Successful Spring Term

Baylor University student-athletes achieved a 3.26 grade point average (GPA) in the spring semester to record its 18th consecutive semester with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Jul
12
2017

Track & Field. Track & Field Announces Staff Addition

Baylor track & field has hired Jeff Chakouian as an assistant coach, head coach Todd Harbour announced Wednesday.

Jul
12
2017

W. Equestrian. Baylor Names Casie Maxwell as Equestrian Head Coach

WACO, Texas -- Baylor University Vice President and Director of Athletics Mack Rhoades announced today the hiring of Casie Maxwell as Baylor's second equestrian head coach.

Jul
12
2017

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Boasts Loaded Roster for 2017 Season

Baylor volleyball has finalized its 2017 roster with 14 returners and six newcomers. The Bears received top 20 recognition from VolleyMag.com, applauding the incoming freshman class.

Jul
12
2017

Football. K.J. Smith Selected to 2017 Preseason All-Big 12 Team

Baylor senior defensive end K.J. Smith was honored as a member of the 2017 preseason All-Big 12 team, as voted by the league's media the Big 12 Conference announced Wednesday.

Jul
11
2017

W. Basketball. 2 Receive USA U23 National Team Training Camp Invites

Junior Kalani Brown and sophomore Natalie Chou have accepted invitations to attend the 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U23 National Team Training Camp at the United States Olympic Training Center from July 31-August 4. The Baylor women’s basketball duo will have the opportunity to make the 12-member team that will represent USA in the inaugural U23 Four Nations Tournament in Tokyo, Japan.

Jul
11
2017

Football. Jordan Feuerbacher named to Mackey Watch List

Baylor senior tight end Jordan Feuerbacher was named to the 2017 John Mackey Award watch list on Tuesday. The award is presented by The Friends of John Mackey.

Jul
10
2017

Baseball. 2017 Baseball Summer League Update No. 2

After Baylor baseball’s very successful second season under Steve Rodriguez, 17 players have been assigned to play in various summer collegiate leagues across the country. The yearly tradition allows players to keep improving their skills in a live-game atmosphere against some of the country’s top talent.