Daily Bears Report 1/19/17 - Secret Power Group Seized Control of Baylor University

Secretive group inside the Baylor Board of Regents is exercising control of the University. Lady Bears weather the Cyclones. Baylor Man Bears Basketball Slow Motion Highlights vs. Texas The Power Behind the Throne John Eddie Williams, whose name adorns the football field at Baylor’s McLane Stadium and a prominent member of Bears for Leadership Reform, reports...
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WATCH: Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Dominates in His First Game in 3 Years

Former Baylor University star Isaiah Austin has not played basketball since his sophomore year when he averaged 11.2 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3.1 blocks per game. After the season, the 7-foot-1 center had planned to enter the NBA Draft, but his dream was interrupted by a diagnosis of Marfan Syndrome, a genetic disorder that affects the body's connective tissue. It was widely believed...
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Daily Bears Report 1/18/17 - Bears Roaring Back With Strong 2017 Class

Lady Bears ready to dish out another beat down. MBB thrashes Texas. Baseball TV schedule. Special Bulletin: Texas lost to Kansas - in football. Today’s Events Women's Basketball, vs Iowa State, 7:00 PM, Listen, Watch Acrobatics and Tumbling The Baylor acrobatics and tumbling meet vs. Oregon on April 2 will be broadcast on TV, the program announced Tuesday. The 1:00...
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1 day ago

Motley 32 points, 20 rebounds, No. 6 Baylor 74-64 over Texas

WACO, Texas (AP) Johnathan Motley set career highs with 32 points and 20 rebounds for No. 6 Baylor, which went ahead to stay with a big run before halftime on the way to a 74-64 victory over Texas on Tuesday night. Nuni Omot, the junior college transfer playing in only his eighth game, had a season-high 14 points. He scored seven in the half-ending 16-4 run that put the Bears ...
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Daily Bears Report - Evening Edition - 1/17/17

Just Videos: Sports Update and Imortal Ten Preview of Baylor vs. Texas
Via Our Daily Bears
2 days ago

Best NFL rookie seasons in the modern era

Best NFL rookie seasons in the modern era.
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WATCH: Baylor Basketball (W): Highlights vs. Kansas

The Lady Bears continue to roll in Big 12 play as they defeat Kansas 92-43, Sunday afternoon in Lawrence.
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WATCH: Baylor Women's Tennis: Bears Open 2017 Season at National Collegiate Tennis Classic

Baylor's women's tennis opens the 2017 regular season this weekend in action at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic from Jan. 13-16, at Sunrise Country Club in Rancho Mirage, Calif.
Via Baylor Bears Athletics
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baylor Men's Tennis: Bears Open Season at Sherwood Collegiate Cup

Eight players from the 22nd-ranked Baylor men's tennis team will open their 2017 spring season at the Sherwood Collegiate Cup Friday through Monday in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Midway offensive lineman joins Bears

Former Midway offensive lineman Christian Beard will join the Baylor football team as a walk-on.

The Cheat Sheet: #1 Baylor loses at West Virginia (yes, Baylor is #1), plus a foolish cat

This is Wednesday’s Cheat Sheet. (Will not make Trump joke will not make Trump joke will not make trump joke.) #1 goes down in college basketball (Baylor was #1, if you didn’t know that) MORGANTOWN, WV – JANUARY 10: Brandon Watkins #20 of the West Virginia Mountaineers dunks the ball in the second half against the Baylor Bears at the WVU Coliseum on January 10, 2017 in...
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NBA hopeful, stricken by illness, returns to basketball

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Former Baylor standout Isaiah Austin has arrived in Serbia after being cleared to play basketball again, 2+ years after he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome during a physical before the NBA draft. Austin, who played for the Bears from 2012-14, has signed with FMP Belgrade with a view to joining regional champions Red Star Belgrade next year. The 7-foot...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Overturned: No. 1 Bears drop 1st game of season to No. 10 West Virginia, 89-68

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – Winning at WVU Coliseum is never easy under any circumstances, but it was especially challenging for Baylor with a No. 1 target on its back.

Baylor football grabs Arizona QB Solomon as graduate transfer

Baylor has landed another scholarship quarterback, as Arizona’s Anu Solomon plans to join the Bears as a graduate transfer, according to multiple reports.

Newly minted No. 1 Bears face stern test against No. 10 Mountaineers

The Baylor men’s basketball team was thrilled when it learned it’s ranked No. 1 for the first time in school history.

Isaiah Austin signs deal with Serbian professional team

Isaiah Austin has officially overcome the odds to fulfill his dream of becoming a professional basketball player. Austin announced on Saturday that he has agreed to play for KK Crvena zvezda, a European basketball team based in Belgrade, Serbia. He shared video of his contract signing on Facebook. From Austin’s post: After 2014 I was told this day would never come, but God...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Five reasons to watch the Cactus Bowl

Okay, listen, we get it. Most likely, you think bowl season starts on New Year's Eve. Maybe slightly earlier depending on when your team is playing. But regardless of whether or not you're aware of them, the bowls have already started, and there's plenty of college football action to get you through to the main event around New Year's. This bowl game features two high-powered offenses...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Art Briles sues Baylor officials for libel, slander

On Wednesday, Baylor hired Matt Rhule to be the new head coach of the football program. All seemed good and dandy as the university and football program turned one page and looked forward to the next chapter. That was short-lived. A handful of leaders at the university were sued on Thursday by former head football coach Art Briles for libel and slander. Briles, who was fired amid...
Via The Comeback
December 08, 2016  |  Discuss

We Were All Really Wrong About The Baylor Bears

To say that the Baylor Bears basketball team has outperformed expectations in the 2016-17 season would be a gross understatement. The team entered the season with little fanfare. They began the season unranked and were projected to finish anywhere from 3rd to 6th in the Big 12. Some had the Bears penciled into the NCAA Tournament somewhere in the range of a 6-seed, while others...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
December 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Matt Rhule named new head football coach at Baylor

The search for a new head football coach at Baylor has been an interesting story to follow, but it’s at an end with Temple’s Matt Rhule accepting the job. This news comes by way of Bruce Feldman. BREAKING #Temple’s Matt Rhule will be the new head coach at #Baylor, source tells @FoxSports. — Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) December 6, 2016 Rhule certainly made a...
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December 06, 2016  |  Discuss

How Baylor Went From Forgotten To A Force

The Baylor Bears started the season unranked and were given no consideration for a chance at the Big 12 title. But, one month into the season, the Bears have defeated three top-25 teams, pocketed a tournament championship, are currently undefeated at 7-0, sit in the No. 9 spot in the latest AP poll, and have even garnered one first place vote. It seems almost unbelievable, but...
Via The Sports Quotient
December 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Isaiah Austin cleared to play basketball again

Isaiah Austin’s story just got a happier next chapter. The 7’1” Austin was a dominant post player at Baylor and was projected as a late-first or early-second round pick in the 2014 NBA draft. But a diagnosis of genetic disorder Marfan syndrome led to doctors saying he couldn’t play basketball any more. The NBA still chose him as an honorary selection (he’s seen above with...
Via The Comeback
November 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor to pursue Cal’s Sonny Dykes

Sonny Dykes is getting a lot of attention for a coach who has a losing record the past four seasons. The latest report says Baylor is going to pursue the current Cal coach. ESPN’s Mark Schlabach said Tuesday night that Baylor officials are expected to focus their search on Dykes. Baylor is in search of a new coach after Art Briles was dismissed following the sexual assault scandal...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 30, 2016  |  Discuss

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