Brady Heslip scored 24 points while making eight of Baylor’s season-high 16 3-pointers as the Bears led throughout in a 91-58 victory over TCU on Wednesday night.
Big 12 champion Baylor’s 2014 signing class was in place for so long that the Bears didn’t even host campus visits on the final weekend of recruiting.
Naadir Tharpe scored 22 points, nine in a go-ahead run before halftime, and the Jayhawks rebounded from their first league loss with a 69-52 victory at Baylor on Tuesday night.
Juwan Staten drove the baseline for a reverse layup with 3.1 seconds left, and the Mountaineers held on for a 66-64 win over the slumping Bears on Tuesday night.
A Baylor University stadium construction worker was killed and a co-worker was treated for hypothermia after an accident that plunged both into the Brazos River.
Not much has gone right for No. 24 Baylor since Big 12 play began, and the Bears sure didn’t solve many of their problems Monday night.
Jaye Crockett had 19 points, Toddrick Gotcher added 17 points and Texas Tech beat Baylor by a score of 82-72 on Wednesday night for its first Big 12 win of the season.
Connecticut’s latest streak-busting win came in their closest game this season, a 66-55 victory Monday night at Baylor, which had won a national-best 69 in a row at home.
Big 12 rushing champ Lache Seastrunk is bypassing his senior year at Baylor to enter the NFL draft. Coach Art Briles said that he appreciates Seastrunk’s “dedication and energy.”
Amidst speculation that he is a top candidate for the job in Austin, Baylor head coach Art Briles released a statement on Friday denying interest in any opportunities outside of Waco.
Baylor brought high expectations to the Fiesta Bowl. But the Bears, 17-point favorites at kickoff, never led against UCF in a stinging 52-42 loss on Wednesday night.
But for all the Bears have done this season, they’re in the same position as Central Florida, in a BCS bowl game for the first time.