Faculty & Staff News

May
8
2021

No. 8 WT’s Season Ends in 4-3 loss to Duke in Second Round of NCAAs

Baylor Women's Tennis

WACO, Texas. – In a match that went down to the wire, the No. 18-ranked Duke Blue Devils upset the No. 8-ranked Baylor women's tennis team, 4-3, Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at the Hurd Tennis Center.

May
8
2021

Baseball Drops Saturday Game to Kansas State, 10-3

Caley

WACO, Texas – Baylor baseball dropped game two against Kansas State, 10-3, on Saturday at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (28-14, 8-9 Big 12) were tied with the Wildcats (28-17, 7-10 Big 12) going into the ninth inning when K-State put up a seven-spot in the top half.

May
8
2021

SB Falls to No. 14 Texas

Aliyah Binford

THE RUNDOWN

May
7
2021

Baseball Crushes K-State, 17-2

Pineda

WACO, Texas – Following a 10-day break, Baylor picked up right where it left off with a 17-2 thrashing of Kansas State on Friday night at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (28-13, 8-8 Big 12) have won 15 of their last 18 games after the victory over the Wildcats (27-17, 6-10 Big 12).

May
7
2021

No. 8 WT Advances to 2nd Round of NCAA Tourney with 4-0 Win over TAMCC

Paula Baranano

WACO, Texas. – The No. 8-ranked Baylor women's tennis team swept Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Friday, 4-0, in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at the Hurd Tennis Center.

May
7
2021

2020 Baylor grad’s life challenges fueling her passion (& studies) to help others

Treasure Ramirez’s Baylor mentor, Dr. Emily Smith, says her name is fitting: “She definitely is a Treasure to those who know her, and a gift to the world around her.” Today, Ramirez (BBA ’20) is a Baylor Ph.D. student, one year removed from earning a degree in economics and excelling as a member of Baylor’s first […]

May
7
2021

No. 1 MT Ready to Roll in NCAA Regionals

Charlie Broom 2021

WACO, Texas – The No. 1-ranked and second-seeded Baylor men's tennis team opens its NCAA Tournament run on Saturday at 2 p.m. CT against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at the Hurd Tennis Center in Waco.

May
7
2021

IT’S A FAMILY AFFAIR

Baylor Softball

Alyssa Avalos found a silver lining in last year's COVID-19 shutdown, when the rest of her junior season was canceled with Baylor softball off to a 19-5 start and certainly on track for an NCAA regional.

May
6
2021

FOR THE LOVE OF THE GAME

Coach Collen

Where most coaches would cringe at the mere thought of an hourlong press conference after a series of one-on-one Zoom media sessions, Nicki Collen seemed to enjoy the moment.

May
6
2021

Baseball Back in Action with Home Series Versus K-State



WACO, Texas – Baylor is back following exam week with a three-game series against Kansas State beginning on Friday, May 7 at 6:30 p.m. at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (27-13, 7-8 Big 12) and Wildcats (27-16, 6-9 Big 12) will play game two on Saturday at 3 p.m. and then the series finale on Sunday at 12 p.m.

May
6
2021

No. 8 WT Opens NCAA Tournament vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

Joey Scrivano

WACO, Texas – The No. 8-ranked Baylor women's tennis team opens its NCAA Tournament Friday at 5 p.m. at home vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at the Hurd Tennis Center.

May
6
2021

5 fast facts: Get to know new Baylor women’s basketball coach Nicki Collen

Nicki Collen was publicly introduced as the fifth head coach in Baylor women’s basketball history on Wednesday. As we’re all becoming familiar for the first time with our new coach — a fact she addressed head-on in her first comments in Waco — here are five things Baylor fans should know about Coach Collen: 1. […]

May
6
2021

BAYLOR MADE ME THE MAN I AM

Constantin Frantzen

Champions' TriBUne is a special feature through Baylor Athletics that gives you the student-athlete's perspective and the chance for them to share their own story. Constantin Frantzen, a fifth-year senior from Augsburg, Germany, broke Benjamin Becker's school record for career doubles victories and now sits at 107. Coni earned his undergrad degree in marketing in Summer 2020 and is working on his master's in sport management. Frantzen and the top-ranked Bears (29-4) will host the 1st and 2nd round of the NCAA Championship and will face Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (19-4) at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

May
6
2021

Woodson Named Head Men’s Tennis Coach

Michael Woodson Head Coach

WACO, Texas – Baylor University Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Mack Rhoades announced Thursday the promotion of Michael Woodson to head coach of the Baylor men's tennis team.

May
6
2021

MT Garners Six Academic All-Big 12 Selections

MT Team 2021

IRVING, Texas – No. 1-ranked Baylor men's tennis had six players named to the 2021 Academic All-Big 12 Team, as announced by the conference office Thursday morning.

May
6
2021

Passing of Current Faculty Member Dr. Scott C. James, Associate Professor of Geosciences

WACO, Texas (May 6, 2021) - Baylor University is mourning the passing of current faculty member, Scott C. James, Ph.D., associate professor of geosciences, who died May 2, 2021, while visiting family in California.

May
6
2021

Presidential Perspective - May 6, 2021

Congratulations to the 3,649 graduates of the Classes of 2020 and 2021 who are participating in Commencement ceremonies today through Saturday at McLane Stadium!