Daily Score: Fixing Pressing Sports ProblemsSeveral items in the news this week registered immediate knee jerk reactions.
Bears Can't Stop UCF In Fiesta Bowl UpsetBaylor 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.
Central Florida Hoping To Avoid Fiesta Blowout Against BaylorBut 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.
Baylor Hopes To Break Even From Fiesta BowlWhile the Fiesta Bowl promises an $18 million payout to the two teams playing Wednesday, Baylor officials say they hope to merely break even.
Baylor To Return More Than 5K Unsold Fiesta Bowl TicketsBaylor will return more than 5,000 unsold Fiesta Bowl tickets from its 17,500-ticket allotment for next month's game with Central Florida.
Baylor WR Reese Expects To Play In Fiesta BowlReese dislocated his wrist when came down awkwardly in the first half against Oklahoma on Nov. 7. He missed the last four games for the Big 12 champion Bears.
Briles Named AP Big 12 Coach Of The YearBaylor had never had a winning record in the Big 12 before Art Briles arrived six years ago. They are now Big 12 champs and headed to the Fiesta Bowl.
Baylor To Face Central Florida In Fiesta BowlBaylor did not have a winning record in the Big 12 before Briles arrived in 2008, winning three or fewer games nine times. Now, they'll meet Central Florida in a BCS Bowl.