Baylor Rumors & News

  • Lecomte, No. 9 Baylor too strong for No. 7 Xavier

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- This college basketball season isn't even a month old but Baylor has already put together a rock-solid NCAA Tournament resume. The ninth-ranked Bears added another impressive bullet point as they dismissed No. 7 Xavier, 76-61, on Saturday at the Ferrell Center. Baylor..." December 03

  • Baylor rally jolts No. 10 Louisville in Bahamas

    The Sports Xchange "Call the Baylor Bears the Comeback Kids. The 20th-ranked Bears rallied from a 20-point deficit in the second half to beat No. 10 Louisville 66-63 in the 2016 Battle 4 Atlantis title game on Friday in Imperial Arena on Paradise Island, Bahamas. Baylor (6-0) completed its third..." November 25

  • No. 20 Baylor rallies past No. 24 Michigan State

    The Sports Xchange "Baylor once again proved to be a second-half team at the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament at Paradise Island, Bahamas on Thursday. This time though, the Bears didn't wait as long to start their second-half surge as they did during a first-round win over VCU on Wednesday. Instead of waiting..." November 24

  • Motley, stifling defense lead Baylor past VCU

    The Sports Xchange "Baylor's zone defense flustered Virginia Commonwealth in the second half, allowing the 20th-ranked Bears to grasp a 71-63 victory on Wednesday afternoon in the Battle 4 Atlantis in Nassau, Bahamas. Forward Johnathan Motley scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Baylor. Guards Manu..." November 23

  • Baylor repels Florida Gulf Coast challenge

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Manu Lecomte paced a balanced Baylor attack in the Bears' 81-72 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Friday night at Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas. Lecomte had 19 points and four assists as Baylor backed up its impressive win over No. 4 Oregon with a hard-fought victory over..." November 18

  • Baylor upsets No. 4 Oregon

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- Baylor made an emphatic early statement in this brand new college basketball season by mauling fourth-ranked Oregon. Bears guard Manu Lecomte scored 18 points and dished out seven assists to lead the way in a 66-49 victory over the Ducks on Tuesday afternoon at the Ferrell..." November 15

  • Baylor pulls away from Oral Roberts

    The Sports Xchange "Al Freeman scored 16 points and Baylor pulled away in the second half to earn a 76-61 victory over Oral Roberts in the season opener for both teams. The Bears, picked fifth in the Big 12 preseason poll, never trailed but never quite put the visitors away either. Baylor led by seven at..." November 11

  • Baylor graduate transfer Chad Rykhoek commits to University of Memphis

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Former Baylor forward Chad Rykhoek, a 6-foot-11, 230-pound graduate transfer, has committed to the University of Memphis, he announced on Twitter late Friday night." August 07

  • Baylor's Scott Drew on school's sexual-assault scandal: 'Everyone's been hurt and disappointed ...'

    Dallas Morning News "Men's basketball coach Scott Drew arrived at Baylor in the wake of one scandal and now has seen another one envelop the athletic department and school. He was quizzed Wednesday on a Big 12 coaches media call about the impact of the sexual assault revelations that led to the ousters of school..." June 29