Russell's 4 TDs Leads No. 16 Baylor Past Oklahoma StateRussell threw four touchdown passes, including an 89-yarder to Platt for the go-ahead score in the third quarter, and the No. 16 Bears held on to beat the Cowboys 35-24 on Saturday night in the weather-delayed Big 12 opener for both teams.
NCAA Preview: Northwestern State At BaylorBaylor plays its first game since the offseason upheaval that led to the sudden departure in May of coach Art Briles, who in eight seasons transformed the Bears from perennial losers to two Big 12 titles the past three years.
Baylor Trying To "Keep Everybody Out Of Trouble"Baylor senior cornerback Ryan Reid texts teammates out of the blue to ask what they are doing. After an offseason when the Bears lost their head coach, outreach is part of an effort to build chemistry and prevent off-the-field missteps.
Starr Resigns As Baylor Law Professor, Severs School TiesFormer Baylor President Ken Starr is resigning his post as a law school professor, severing ties with the faith-based campus still reeling from a sexual assault scandal.
Baylor Hopes Football Team Looks The Same On FieldWith senior quarterback Seth Russell throwing passes during a high-tempo Baylor practice, and the same assistant coaches on the field, so much looks familiar as the Bears get ready for a new season.
2016 Big 12 Preview: Sooners Look Primed For Another Playoff RunOklahoma won the Big 12 on their way to the College Football Playoff last year. With a ton of returning talent, they look primed to do it once again.
Report Says Baylor Let Hammad Play Despite AccusationsA football player arrested on a felony stalking charge was allowed to play in 2015 despite being accused of sexual assault and violating a "no contact" order with his accuser, it was reported Thursday.
Fired Coach Art Briles Criticizes Baylor In Court FilingFired Baylor coach Art Briles is ripping his former employer, accusing the school of wrongful termination and indicating he has no interest in settling a lawsuit against him and the university by a woman who was raped by a football player.
Baylor Looks To Rebuild After Sex Assault ReportsBaylor will be looking to rebuild its reputation and perhaps its football program after an outside review found that administrators mishandled allegations of sexual assault and the team ran with an attitude that it was above the rules.
Former Baylor QB Tom Muecke Dead At 52Former Baylor quarterback Tom Muecke, who went on to play seven seasons in the Canadian Football League, died Saturday at the age of 52. The Baylor Athletics Hall of Fame inducted Muecke in 2015.
Former Baylor DE Oakman Arrested For Sex AssaultNFL prospect and former Baylor football player Shawn Oakman was arrested Wednesday on a charge of sexually assaulting a woman at his Texas apartment earlier this month, police in Waco said.
Former Baylor Football Player Blocks Fleeing DefendantA former Baylor football player, now an attorney who becomes a judge next year, helped block a defendant who was trying to flee from a Texas courtroom on Thursday. Jeff Fletcher said that instinct took over.