No. 9 Bears can't cool off hot-shooting Cyclones, fall 72-69

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State star Deonte Burton often takes shots that his coaches wish he wouldn’t.

Baylor Falls to Iowa State 72-69

Baylor loses for the first time in Ames since 2014 Baylor (23-6, 10-6) fell to Iowa State (19-9, 11-5) 72-69. The loss moves the Bears to fourth in Big 12 play. Baylor made it close late. Al Freeman nailed a 3-point shot, then Johnathan Motley threw down a dunk. Baylor trailed just 62-61. But Deonte Burton banked in a 3-point shot on the next possession. Good defense, but not...
Via Our Daily Bears
10 hours ago

Daily Bears Report 2/25/17 - 2017 Big XII Champion Lady Bears

7th consecutive WBB Big XII Champions. Track & Field leads at Big XII Indoor Championship. MBB to visit Ames. National Champions Baylor A&T at Oregon. Soccer hosts Houston and North Texas. Tennis, Baseball and Softball. Today’s Events Men's Basketball, at Iowa State, 3:00 PM, Listen Baylor/IMG, Watch ESPN Women's Basketball, vs Texas Tech...
Via Our Daily Bears
20 hours ago

No. 9 Bears aim to feed off recent luck at Iowa State

Tradition-rich Iowa State is never easy to beat at any venue, but Baylor has managed to string together five straight wins in the series.

WATCH: Baylor Softball: Highlights vs SIUe and UMass

#24 Lady Bears add two more wins in opening day of the Baylor Invitational, 4-0 against the SIUe Cougars, and 8-0 against UMass, taking them to 11-3 overall.
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WATCH: Baylor Athletics Update (February 24, 2017)

John Morris updates fans on a very busy weekend of Baylor Athletics which includes senior day for the No. 4 Lady Bears on Saturday.
Via Baylor Bears Athletics
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baylor Baseball (M): Highlights vs Nevada

The Bears shut out Nevada with strong starting pitching from Luke Boyd and 2 RBI's from Kameron Esthay.
Via Baylor Bears Athletics
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor gets 2 football commits for 2018 class

Baylor received a pair of verbal commitments in the 2018 class after the Bears' on-campus junior day Saturday.

Baylor spring game set for April 22nd

Baylor football announced its 2017 spring schedule and the Baylor spring game will be held April 22nd. Spring practice will begin on Saturday, March 18th. Some other key dates include: March 18 — Spring Practice begins (1st practice)April 4 — Diadeloso Practice (open to students only)April 5 — Baylor Pro DayApril 22 — Baylor Football Spring Game (15th practice) The Baylor...
Via Heartland College Sports
10 days ago

Ranking the teams most likely to earn a No. 1 seed in March

For the first time ever, the NCAA Tournament selection committee allowed a peek at the top seeds in this year’s tournament. Of course, they are all subject to change, but the committee thought that allowing an early look provided a level of transparency (and CBS didn’t mind a bunch of eyeballs tuning in mid-afternoon on a February Saturday).Nothing on the top line should have...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Amidst Baylor scandals, Showtime announces Disgraced, a documentary on the 2003 murder of Patrick Dennehy

Showtime just announced the upcoming release of Disgraced, a documentary focusing on the 2003 murder of Baylor basketball player Patrick Dennehy. That’s a topic rife for reflection, as it remains one of the more horrifying sports stories of recent memory, up to and including the attempted coverup by then-coach Dave Bliss as he sought to avoid punishment for NCAA violations. Via...
Via Awful Announcing
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Big 12 'punishes' Baylor for sexual assault scandal

Baylor University has been rocked by a sexual assault scandal that could include 52 rapes over a four-year period, in which football coaches, athletic department staff and high-level university officials did everything from ignore reports of sexual assault to actively interfere with investigations.An independent report also found that Baylor blatantly disregarded Title IX law, and...
Via The Comeback
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Art Briles Doesn’t Deserve to Move on With his Life

As if anyone really needed the Art Briles story to get any worse. Recently, another Title IX lawsuit opened up against Baylor. This in which a woman’s attorney alleges that there were 52 sexual assaults committed by no less than 31 players. All from 2011 through 2014. With this news released, more information was brought forth with a description of an incident in which the former...
Via The Sports Post
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor strength coach arrested in prostitution sting

As if the copious sexual assault allegations against Baylor’s football players weren’t enough of a sex scandal for the Bears’ program, there’s now more.On Monday, the Waco Trib reported that Baylor strength coach Brandon Washington was arrested early Saturday morning in a prostitution sting. He has been released on bail and fired from his job at Baylor. A statement from...
Via The Comeback
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Text messages show Art Briles, Baylor coaches knew about crimes

Art Briles on Wednesday dropped his libel lawsuit against several Baylor officials and regents, and now we know why.Three of the regents filed a legal document that proves Briles and his Baylor staff knew about multiple violations committed by their players and in some cases conspired to bury the matters. They argue that this evidence was enough to convince them they needed to clean...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Art Briles drops libel suit against Baylor school officials

The Baylor University football scandal continues to drag on into February of 2017, as former Baylor head coach Art Briles is reportedly dropping his libel lawsuit against school officials.The 61-year-old Briles officially dropped the suit he previously filed against four university employees on Wednesday. The original lawsuit stated the four officials falsely said Briles knew of...
Via The Comeback
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New lawsuit alleges 52 rapes by 31 Baylor football players in 4 years

Another lawsuit was filed against Baylor University on Friday by a graduate claiming she was raped by two football players in 2013 alleges that 52 rapes were committed by 31 players on the Baylor football team over a four-year period between 2011-14, the Dallas Morning News reports.The lawsuit's allegations far outpaces the number of sexual assaults and perpetrators previously provided...
Via FOX Sports
29 days ago

Report: Baylor accused of paying student’s tuition to keep quiet about rape

The accusations against Baylor over the rape culture within the school’s athletic department are only getting worse.A Baylor graduate filed a lawsuit on Friday in which she alleges she was gang-raped by two football players in 2013. Her lawsuit also asserts that 31 football players committed 52 acts of rape between 2011-2014, according to the Dallas Morning News.In her lawsuit...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

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