BAYLOR RUMORS & GOSSIP

Back to business: Bears eager to get back on the field again

WATCH: Baylor Football: Kim Mulkey Social Shoutout

Coach Kim Mulkey and the Baylor Lady Bears invite you to come out on Friday, September 2nd to cheer on Baylor Football at McLane Stadium.
Via Baylor Bears Athletics
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Basketball Playing in 2017 CBE along with UCLA, Wisconsin and Creighton

The Bears will head to Kansas City in November to face elite competition John Rothstein of CBS first reported that Baylor will play in the 2017 CBE in Kansas City. UCLA, Wisconsin and Creighton will also play in the two-round tournament. The 2017 Bears have the potential to be very good. With their appearance in the CBE, Baylor basketball is putting together another excellent...
Via Our Daily Bears
11 hours ago

Campus Chronicles 18: Of All the Ages to Come

"to found a Baptist university in Texas upon a plan so broad that the requirements of existing conditions would be fully met, and that would be susceptible of enlargement and development to meet the needs of all ages to come." Baylor University has no business existing. The concept of an institution of higher education that is both faith-based and fully committed to research is...
Via Our Daily Bears
11 hours ago

WATCH: Baylor Football: Meet the Press #SicNSU

Jim Grobe and the #23/21 Baylor Bears prepare for a Friday night showdown against Northwestern State at 6:30pm on FSN.
Via Baylor Bears Athletics
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Game Week! News and Notes, plus Meet the Press

At long last... It's GAME WEEK!!!! That means we're kicking of the week with the Meet the Press event as usual! Ladies and gentlemen, after the longest, worst offseason in recent memory (possibly all of memory), it's finally here. It's GAME WEEK! The Bears get set to kick off on Friday night at 6:30 p.m. against Northwestern State. I'm ready. You're ready. The team is ready. Let...
Via Our Daily Bears
17 hours ago

Bears Dominate in Home Wins

Baylor Soccer's first two home games were smashing successes. FUTBAL BACK, Y'ALL! The Bears their season with a 1-1 opening weekend in Michigan with a 3-0 victory over Detroit Mercy and a narrow 1-0 loss to Michigan State. Following that trip, Baylor returned to the 254 to face Purdue and Incarnate Word. On Friday, following a lightning/rain delay, the Bears took it to the Boilermakers...
Via Our Daily Bears
1 day ago

Baylor camp wrapup: Bears eager to prove worth on the field

No. 23 Baylor trying to win, "keep everybody out of trouble"

WACO, Texas (AP) Baylor senior cornerback Ryan Reid sometimes texts teammates out of the blue to ask what they're doing. After a fraught offseason when the 23rd-ranked Bears lost their head coach, the outreach is part of an effort to build chemistry - and prevent more missteps off the field. ''One thing we do, we try to keep everybody out of trouble,'' Reid said. ''I think we take...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones supports Art Briles

Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys hosted former Baylor head coach Art Briles at practice on Tuesday. Art Briles and Stephen Jones talking football at Cowboys practice today pic.twitter.com/8lZzoh4Vzl — Jane Slater (@SlaterNFL) August 9, 2016 Jones was naturally asked about the ousted Bears coach’s presence after practice and was very complimentary of him, going as far to...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Baylor QB Jarrett Stidham observes Auburn practice

Auburn played host Wednesday to former Baylor quarterback Jarrett Stidham. Stidham, a four-star recruit in the 2015 class, announced earlier this summer that he was transferring out of the Bears’ program as a result of their sexual assault scandal. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound quarterback was reportedly in street clothes at the Tigers’ fall camp practice, going over plays with Auburn...
Via College Spun
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor’s Rami Hammard arrested for felony stalking

An awful offseason for Baylor’s football program has somehow managed to get worse. On Monday, Bears’ offensive lineman Rami Hammad was arrested on a felony stalking charge. “A Baylor professor called 911 and reported Hammad had waited for his ex-girlfriend before the professor’s class the woman was starting July 7, then continued to attempt to contact her, according to...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

No Baylor assistant coaches will do interviews this season

Baylor’s football program announced the following media policy for the 2016 season today: Interim head coach Jim Grobe will be the only member of the Bears’ staff to do interviews. No Baylor assistant will be made available to the media this fall. The Bears’ program is currently being investigated for a sexual assault scandal that led to head coach Art Briles being fired...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor victims were threatened when reporting assaults

The toxic environment at Baylor University continues to get worse and worse as more information comes out about the culture at the school, with the latest revelations particularly damning. According to Jim Vertuno of the Associated Press, the conservative, faith-based school used its code of conduct to try to silence those who made sexual assault accusations, and it served as a...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Lawsuit: Baylor players gang raped student, school knew

The allegations against Baylor University and its football program continue to get uglier by the day. Most recently, a woman who has filed a lawsuit against the school is claiming several players gang raped a fellow student in 2011. Jasmin Hernandez, a former Baylor student who was raped by a football player in 2012, filed a lawsuit in March against the university, former athletic...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Ranking the NFL backup quarterbacks

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July 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Big 12 requests 'all documents associated' with Baylor sexual assault scandal

It is unclear whether or not the NCAA will take any action against Baylor after the sexual assault scandal that led to the ouster of head coach Art Briles last month. It appears that the Big 12 is interested in looking further into the issues. In a statement released this afternoon, the Big 12 announced that is has requested all available documents from the investigations into the...
Via College Spun
June 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Art Briles reaches contract settlement with Baylor

Baylor and coach Art Briles are reportedly set to part ways without a protracted fight after all. According to Jason King of Bleacher Report, Briles and Baylor have reportedly agreed to a contract settlement to square away the remaining eight years and $40 million on his deal. Baylor has reached a contract settlement with former football coach Art Briles, sources tell B/R. Details...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Baylor Briles leak confusing and damaging to recovery

If you want to get technical about it, Art Briles has not been fired. Such is the world of red tape, even at green and gold Baylor. Briles was officially “suspended with intent to terminate,” which is the college football version of your girlfriend saying, “I think we need some time away.” It’s a ham-handed way of saying, “I just need a little more time to officially...
Via The Student Section
June 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Fans start petition to kick Baylor out of Big 12

While many fans of Big 12 teams believe the conference should be looking to add teams to its roster, there is one group that thinks the league should instead go in the other direction. A college football fan who goes by AJ Hooper has started a petition on change.org to kick Baylor out of the Big 12 after the football program’s ugly sexual assault scandal.  The petition calls...
Via College Spun
June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Baylor reportedly considering one-year suspension for Briles

Believe it or not, Art Briles has not been fired by Baylor just yet. According to a report from Chip Brown of Scout.com, Baylor officials are set to meet on Monday to decide if the university should move on from Briles or only ban him from the program for a year. Some of Baylor’s big-money donors who helped fund the new $300 million football stadium are reportedly pushing for...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Baylor student details alleged assault cover-up

A former Baylor student came forward on Tuesday claiming that she was assaulted by a former Baylor football player and was ultimately ignored when she informed the team. Dolores Lozano told ESPN’s Joe Schad that former Baylor running back Devin Chafin assaulted her three times. She claims she exchanged text messages about the incident with Bears assistant coach Jeff Lebby while...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Baylor will not release full findings of investigation

Baylor University will not release the full report by law firm Pepper Hamilton on how the school handled sexual assault allegations which led to the firing of university president Ken Starr and football head coach Art Briles. Interim president David Garland wrote in a statement on Friday that while the report didn’t “hold back in their assessment,” the full findings of the...
Via The Comeback
June 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor isn't releasing incoming freshmen who signed

Baylor University’s sexual assault scandal has cost plenty across campus. Everyone from the president to the athletic director and the coach is now gone for his role in covering up and poorly responding to alleged criminal activity of players on the football team. Now one more group is being punished for the stupidity of others — incoming freshmen football players. According...
Via The Comeback
June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Big 12 commissioner: Baylor scandal hasn’t made them ‘any less popular’

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby is obviously aware of the ongoing sexual assault scandal going on at Baylor University which has led to a complete overhaul at the university. His take on the scandal, however, seems a bit out of place. "It doesn't seem to have made us any less popular." -- Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby on the recent Baylor scandal. pic.twitter.com/E14YykrePg...
Via Sportsnaut
June 01, 2016  |  Discuss
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