The top four in the College Football Playoff rankings going into the final weekend of the regular season is as follows: Alabama, Oregon, TCU and Florida State.
Rico Gathers had a career-best 23 points and 13 rebounds to lead Baylor to a 75-49 win over Texas Southern on Monday. Gathers also had a career-high four blocked shots.
Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty says he feels good and expects to play Saturday night against Kansas State even while still experiencing some concussion-related symptoms.
The Bears are on the verge of another Big 12 title and still in contention for a spot in the new four-team playoff.
Baylor running back Devin Chafin left the Bears’ game Saturday against Texas Tech with a dislocated elbow.
Baylor coach Art Briles has always preferred repeating over defending when talking about the Big 12 title.
Shock Linwood found out when everyone else did that Big 12 rushing leader Lache Seastrunk was bypassing his final season with Baylor.
The Bears get to go inside for their neutral-site game against Texas Tech at Cowboys Stadium on Saturday. They are coming off of a waterlogged home win over Oklahoma State.
Royce O’Neale had 19 points and a career-high 14 rebounds to lead Baylor to a 67-51 win over Stephen F. Austin on Monday night.
The No. 5 Bears traded places with Big 12 co-leader TCU in the new AP Top 25 poll Sunday.
Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty has tried to avoid calling Oklahoma State a revenge game for the No. 6 Bears.
TCU slipped to No. 5 after a closer-than-expected win against Kansas on Saturday. And Ohio State moved up two spots to No. 6, ahead of TCU’s Big 12 rival Baylor.