Found December 28, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Johnathan Franklin
Baylor's defense played its best game of the season when they held then number one ranked Kansas State to 362 yards and 24 points in the Bears 52-24 upset of the Wildcats. Thursday night's performance by the Bears' defense against UCLA might not top beating the number one team in the country, but it wasn't far behind. Baylor took advantage of the Bruins losing two starters to injuries on the offensive line early and sacked quarterback Brett Hundley six times while holding Johnathan Franklin to 34 yards rushing.  In total, they held a very good UCLA offense to 362 yards…

Bridgepoint Holiday Bowl Preview: Baylor vs. #17 UCLA

The Lowdown: Before getting into the preview of this year’s Holiday Bowl, take yourself back to Saturday, November 17th. Baylor was coming off a loss to Oklahoma and stood with a 4-5 record on the season. For the Bears to qualify for their third straight bowl game, they would have to win two of three games against Kansas State, Texas Tech, and Oklahoma State. Given the fact that...

VIDEO: Goines after Loss

Simon Goines talks about his knee trouble during the game and how UCLA struggled against the sheer number of blitzes that Baylor threw at them...
College Football News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.