There is yet another top five team that calls Waco home. The McLennan Highlanders baseball team is ranked number five in the National Junior College Athletics Association (NJCAA) DI Baseball Preseason Poll.
Former Texas Tech standout Chrislyn Carr has transferred to Baylor and will join the Lady Bears basketball program, head coach Kim Mulkey announced Tuesday. Carr won the Big 12 Freshman of the Year Award for the 2018-19 season for the Lady Raiders.
New York Mets general manager Jared Porter was fired Tuesday after sending graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Chicago Cubs in their front office.
The high school power lifting season is getting underway for more and more central Texas schools.Like other sports, things will look completely different this year, but the athletes are happy to do whatever they need to as long as they get to compete in the sport they love.
It has been two weeks since the Lady Bears played a basketball game.In fact, it has been about that long since the team had a full practice. Coming off a span of paused team activities, which saw one game canceled and two others postponed, the team was understandably rusty.
The Baylor men’s Tennis team went 13-3 last spring before the season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Friday, they’ll start a new season with a new head coach but plenty of returning members, including one fifth year senior from Germany.
The state’s top criminal appeals court Wednesday rejected a motion filed by the attorney for an ex-Baylor football player seeking a rehearing after the court earlier reinstated the ex-player’s rape conviction.
There will be a new man in charge of the Troy football program next Fall. Trojans Head Coach and Athletic Director, Ronnie Porter, confirmed today that he is leaving the program to spend more time with his family.
The NCAA recently decided to allow all division I transfers to play immediately this year. The committee says it made the decision in order to best support the well-being of these student athletes during uncertain times.Transfers and mental health experts say it is already making a big difference.
The Tide finished perfect during a season that could not have been further from it as COVID-19 forced teams into quarantines and endless testing and uncertainty every single week with games played in mostly empty stadiums.
The Baylor men’s basketball home game against West Virginia scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed in accordance with Big 12 Conference men’s basketball interruption guidelines, the conference office announced Monday.
Two Central Texas high school varsity basketball teams worked together to help a senior player with cerebral palsy and other challenges score the first points of his varsity career in a moving moment caught on camera.
Trestan Ebner earned his fourth All-America honor on Thursday, after being tabbed Walter Camp Second Team All-American as a kick returner. It is the 17th time a Baylor player has been named to the Walter Camp All-America Team, and the first as a kick returner.
NaLyssa Smith advanced to the Midseason Top 25 Watch List for the John R. Wooden Award Presented by Wendy’s. Smith was on the preseason watch list, and she leads Baylor in scoring and rebounds at 17.3 and 9.6 per contest, respectively.
With the win over Iowa State on Saturday, Baylor’s head basketball coach now has 371 career wins. Though impressive, that may seem like a random number to celebrate. However, that mark matches the number of Division 1 basketball games won by another “Coach Drew”... Scott’s father.
The Coronavirus has cast a shadow of doubt in the minds of many rodeo fans, who may not feel safe attending in-person, or just don’t know which events are still on.This makes the Ram Texas Circuit Rodeo Finals in Waco this weekend that much more special.