Stories tagged: Baylor
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
John Jakus leaving Gonzaga’s staff to become assistant coach at Baylor
John Jakus wasn’t looking for a job and didn’t even have a resume. Turns out he didn’t need one.
Mon., March 13, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
UConn, Irish, South Carolina, Baylor top seeds in NCAAs
UConn’s drive for five will begin at home.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Top 25 Capsules: Guy, Perrantes help No. 23 Virginia beat No. 5 UNC 53-43
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – Kyle Guy scored 17 points, London Perrantes had 13 and No. 23 Virginia used a small lineup to neutralize No. 5 North Carolina’s size in a …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Bracket preview show: Gonzaga No. 1 seed, fourth overall
Gonzaga received a No. 1 seed but was fourth overall when the selection committee unveiled its top 16 seeds on Saturday’s “March Madness Bracket Preview Show.”
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Gonzaga remains No. 1, Villanova climbs to No. 2
Gonzaga remained No. 1 in both major polls after its two closest pursuers dropped games in another upset-filled week of college basketball.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
Top-ranked Gonzaga, No. 2 Baylor share numerous program ties
Gonzaga and Baylor can’t seem to get away from each other this season.
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Top 25 roundup: De’Aaron Fox helps Kentucky edges Mississippi State
De’Aaron Fox scored 21 points, Malik Monk added 14 and No. 5 Kentucky beat Mississippi State 88-81 on Tuesday night.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Gonzaga ranked fifth in both polls
Gonzaga held steady at No. 5 in the latest AP Top 25 but dropped a spot to fifth in the USA Today rankings.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
Baylor rolls over Boise State 31-12 at Cactus Bowl
KD Cannon had 14 catches for a Cactus Bowl-record 226 yards and two touchdowns, helping Baylor end a difficult season with a 31-12 victory over Boise State on Tuesday night.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 11:13 a.m.
Baylor names Temple’s Matt Rhule as new football coach
Baylor hired Matt Rhule on Tuesday, hoping the highly successful Temple coach can rebuild the Big 12 Conference program hit hard by scandal and suddenly struggling on the field.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 3:30 a.m.
Baylor’s Jim Grobe has no plans to coach after this season
Jim Grobe came out of semiretirement to help Baylor get through a tumultuous season. After that is done, he has no plans to coach again.
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 6:37 p.m.
‘Horrifying’ details emerge in Baylor rape scandal
Baylor University officials have finally broken their silence over the sexual violence scandal that led to the departure of football coach Art Briles and school president Kenneth Starr.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 10:14 p.m.
Russell throws 3 TD passes, No. 21 Baylor beats Rice 38-10
Rice had some fun at Baylor’s expense at halftime. The Bears then toyed with the Owls in the second half.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 10:11 p.m.
College football: Stanford off to solid start with win over Kansas State
Christian McCaffrey had two long touchdown runs and Ryan Burns threw a scoring pass in his first career start to lead No. 8 Stanford past Kansas State 26-13 in Stanford, …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 8:43 p.m.
Report: Baylor allowed Rami Hammad to play despite incidents
A Baylor football player arrested this week on a felony stalking charge was allowed to play in 2015 despite being accused of sexual assault and violating a “no-contact” order with …
Wed., July 20, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
Newsmakers: Timberwolves sign free agent Hill to 2-year deal
The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed veteran big man
Mon., July 18, 2016, 6:40 p.m.
Digest: ACC, ESPN nearing new TV deal
Thu., June 23, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
In Brief: Texas Tech ousted by Coastal Carolina
Light-hitting David Parrett had three RBIs in his first College World Series start and Coastal Carolina converted three Texas Tech errors into six unearned runs in a 7-5 victory that …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
In brief: Northern Ireland steps up at Euro
Northern Ireland won its first game at the European Championship on Thursday, in Lyon, France, with a 2-0 victory over Ukraine that helped to eliminate its opponent.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 10:14 p.m.
Jim Grobe: Winning not at expense of character at Baylor
Acting Baylor football coach Jim Grobe said winning is important but won’t come at the expense of character and integrity.
Thu., June 2, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
In Brief: Dustin Johnson off to fast start at Memorial with 8-under 64
Dustin Johnson, one of the biggest hitters in golf, took some attention away from the Big Three on Thursday at the Memorial, in Dublin, Ohio.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 8:12 p.m.
Ousted Baylor president Ken Starr resigns from chancellor role
Ken Starr resigned as Baylor University’s chancellor on Wednesday, a week after the former prosecutor who led the investigation of the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky scandal was removed as the school’s …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 7:46 p.m.
Baylor hires former Wake coach Grobe to replace Briles
Baylor has hired former Wake Forest coach Jim Grobe to replace Art Briles and lead its football program through a tumultuous time.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 6:18 p.m.
Baylor A.D. McCaw resigns in wake of sexual assault scandal
Baylor athletic director Ian McCaw has resigned, less than a week after he was put on probation as part of the school’s reaction to a scathing report about its failure …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 6:31 p.m.
Baylor demotes Ken Starr, fires Art Briles amid scandal
Baylor University demoted school president Ken Starr and fired football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report over the university’s handling of sexual assault complaints against players.
Thu., May 26, 2016, 1:33 p.m.
Baylor demotes Starr, fires coach amid sex assaults scandal
Baylor University demoted school President Ken Starr and fired football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report over the university’s handling of sexual assault complaints against players.
Mon., March 28, 2016, 11:01 p.m.
Oregon St. to women’s Final Four after 60-57 win over Baylor
Jamie Weisner carried the trophy, and Ruth Hamblin had a net draped over her shoulders. While the road to Oregon State’s first women’s Final Four has been quite a ride …
Sun., March 27, 2016, 9:45 p.m.
Baylor, Oregon State clash for women’s Final Four berth
Baylor players have been wearing those green “Eight Is Not Enough” bracelets so long that Nina Davis figures she probably has a permanent mark on her arm.
Sat., March 26, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
NCAA women: UConn flattens Mississippi State for 72nd consecutive win
Breanna Stewart had 22 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks to lead No. 1 UConn to a 98-38 record rout of fifth-seeded Mississippi State on Saturday in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 9:35 p.m.
Johnny Jefferson’s 3 TDs lead Baylor by North Carolina
When it was at full strength this season, Baylor had the most productive offense in college football.