Lady Bears Want To Finish 2017 At Final Four In DallasNina Davis still has one more chance to get to the women's Final Four with Baylor. So does Alexis Jones. They just didn't want to finish this season at the site of next year's Final Four.
Elite Eight Not Enough For Baylor WomenBaylor women's basketball players have been wearing green 'Eight Is Not Enough' bracelets, a reminder of where the Lady Bears ended their last two seasons and motivation to go farther this season.
Lady Bears Avenge Only Loss 66-41 Over OSUBaylor had senior point guard Niya Johnson and Alexis Prince for the rematch against Oklahoma State. With a full roster and plenty of motivation, the Lady Bears avenged their only loss of the season.
Jones Perfect For Lady Bears In 87-52 Win Over K-StateAlexis Jones was 5-of-5 shooting and Niya Johnson had eight points -- both without playing the final 10 minutes -- as the Lady Bears stretched their winning streak to nine games with an 87-52 victory over Kansas State on Wednesday night.
Baylor Among Top Seeds In Women's Basketball, For NowTaking a page from the college football playoffs, the NCAA decided this year to release the top 10 women's teams three times in February to help build a buzz for the tournament in March. The first list came out Monday night.
Lady Bears Top Texas Tech For Another 20-Win SeasonThe Baylor women extended their Big 12 record by securing a 16th straight 20-win season -- covering all 16 years that Kim Mulkey has been coach -- with a 69-43 victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday night.
Baylor Women Rout Oral Roberts 97-39 For 11-0 StartNiya Johnson had 18 assists, one short of the Big 12 record she set in her previous game, and the Lady Bears wrapped up a lopsided homestand with a 97-39 victory over Oral Roberts on Thursday night.
Baylor Women Roll Over Rice 89-38The Lady Bears, who have gone more than 12 years since losing at home against a non-ranked opponent, scored the game's first 17 points, and then opened the third quarter with a 19-0 run.
Lady Bears Beat USF 66-63 In Preseason WNITNiya Johnson had 10 points, 13 assists and eight rebounds, all while defending USF's high-volume shooter, as the Lady Bears held on for a 66-63 victory Thursday night to advance to the preseason WNIT championship game.
Baylor Women Beat Southern Mississippi 97-42Niya Johnson had 15 points and was one of six players scoring in double figures for the fifth-ranked Lady Bears in a 97-42 victory over Southern Mississippi in the preseason WNIT on Monday night.
North Texas Girl Among Baylor's Early SigneesBaylor has added top recruit Lauren Cox among three players picked up during the early signing period. Cox averaged 21.7 points, 15.3 rebounds and 5.4 blocks a game as a junior last season at Flower Mound High School.
Elite Eight Not Enough For Baylor WomenEight is not enough this season for the fifth-ranked Baylor women. Each of the last two seasons for the Lady Bears have ended with a loss to Notre Dame in the NCAA regional final -- also known as the Elite Eight.