Students News

Apr
15
2021

Richards, Carrington Selected in 2021 WNBA Draft from Baylor WBB

DiDi Richards and DiJonai Carrington

WACO, Texas – Baylor University women's basketball pair DiDi Richards and DiJonai Carrington were each selected Thursday in the 2021 WNBA Draft. Richards was selected in the second round by the New York Liberty with the 17th overall pick while the Connecticut Sun took Carrington with the 20th overall pick in the second round.

Apr
15
2021

T&F Hosts Star-Studded Michael Johnson Invitational

Sydney Washington

Baylor track & field welcomes an elite field Friday and Saturday for the annual Michael Johnson Invitational, hosted at Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium.

Apr
15
2021

WBB’s Smith Named Honda Sport Award Winner for Basketball

NaLyssa Smith

WACO, Texas – The Collegiate Women Sports Awards honored Baylor junior power forward NaLyssa Smith with the Honda Sport Award for basketball Thursday.

Apr
15
2021

SB Returns to Big 12 Action at No. 11 Oklahoma State

Alyssa Avalos

BAYLOR at OKLAHOMA STATE

Apr
15
2021

SB Announces Schedule Adjustments

Softball

IRVING, Texas – The Big 12 has announced softball schedule adjustments for Baylor's games against Oklahoma State and Oklahoma.

Apr
15
2021

SOC Cancels Match vs. Texas Tech

Soccer

WACO, Texas – Baylor soccer's match vs. Texas Tech scheduled for Saturday afternoon has been canceled. The Bears finish the 2020 campaign 5-5-3.

Apr
15
2021

Baseball Travels to Kansas for Weekend Series



WACO, Texas – Baylor will continue its road trip with its second Big 12 series away from home when it travels to Lawrence, Kansas, to take on Kansas for a three-game set beginning on Friday, April 16 at 6 p.m.

Apr
15
2021

Baylor Researcher Receives $488,000 Grant to Study, Raise Awareness of the Ways American Culture Shapes Racial Attitudes and Myths

WACO, Texas (April 15, 2021) – Greg Garrett, Ph.D., professor of English at Baylor University, has been awarded a $488,000 grant by the Eula Mae and John Baugh Foundation to study the pivotal role of movies, books, sermons, political speeches and other media in shaping popular attitudes and opinions, including those about race and racial dynamics.

Apr
15
2021

Baylor to Celebrate Week of Dia Events April 19-24

WACO, Texas (April 15, 2021) – As Baylor University winds down the spring semester, students will be able to take a break from studying each evening of April 19-24 and enjoy a range of campus activities in the spirit of the University’s Diadeloso tradition.

Apr
15
2021

Baylor University Announces New Physics Chair Established Through Estate Gift

WACO, Texas (April 15, 2021) – Baylor University today announced an estate gift from John and Eula Mae Baugh, creating an endowed chair in physics. The Eula Mae and John Baugh Chair in Physics, which will receive matching funds through the Baylor Academic Challenge, will provide faculty funding within the department of physics and focus on innovative research and teaching in the area of materials science.

Apr
15
2021

Presidential Perspective - April 15, 2021

As the spring semester calendar winds down, I know our students are racing toward the academic finish line as they complete assignments, wrap up group projects and prepare for final exams.

Apr
14
2021

SB Falls to Texas State, 7-5

Emily Hott

THE RUNDOWN

Apr
14
2021

No. 10 WT Notches 20th Win of Season at TCU, 5-2

Paula Baranano

FORT WORTH, Texas – For the first time since 2017, the Baylor women's tennis team collected a 20-win season with a 5-2 win at TCU Wednesday at the Friedman Tennis Center.

Apr
14
2021

No. 2 MT Celebrates Senior Day Against No. 7 Texas

Finn Bass 2021

WACO, Texas – No. 2 Baylor men's tennis celebrates its 2021 Senior Day on Thursday in Waco with a 6 p.m. match against No. 7 Texas at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Apr
14
2021

Butler Named Big 12 MBB Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Jared Butler Scholar-Athlete

WACO, Texas – Baylor's Jared Butler has been named Big 12 Men's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year, as voted on by the league's head coaches and announced Wednesday by the Big 12 Conference office.

Apr
14
2021

Upset-Minded No. 8 EQ Readies for Nationals

Maddy Bomba 2021

WACO, Texas – No. 8-seeded Baylor equestrian (2-7) will begin its run at the 2021 NCEA National Championship on Thursday at 10 a.m. CT against No. 1-seed Auburn (8-0) at the Extraco Events Center in Waco.

Apr
14
2021

Baylor MBB saluted with Downtown Waco Parade, Trip to State Capitol

Baylor basketball got to "run it back" on Tuesday, celebrating the program's first national championship with a parade in downtown Waco.