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Memphis faces crucial week with pair of Top 25 tests

Dec. 14, 2021 02:37 AM EST

This was supposed to be the week that Memphis, with its star-filled recruiting class led by Emoni Bates and Jalen Duren, was expected to make a national statement with games scheduled against Alabama and Tennessee. Instead, the Tigers are staring at perhaps one last chance to turn...

Baylor becomes fourth No. 1 in last 4 weeks in AP Top 25

Dec. 13, 2021 12:07 PM EST

Baylor won the national championship last season without ever reaching No. 1 in the AP Top 25. The Bears are there now. Baylor took advantage of Purdue's last-second loss to Rutgers last week to become the fourth different team at No. 1 in the past four weeks. The...

No. 6 Baylor beats Arizona State 75-63 at Battle 4 Atlantis

Nov. 24, 2021 23:30 PM EST

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Baylor's balance is giving coach Scott Drew plenty of options to start the season. The sixth-ranked Bears had five players score in double figures in their 75-63 win over Arizona State on Wednesday night that wrapped up first-round play...

Cryer scores 20 for No. 9 Baylor in 89-60 win over Nicholls

Nov. 15, 2021 15:55 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — LJ Cryer is getting his chance to lead ninth-ranked Baylor after the departure of a trio of standout guards from last season's national championship team. He also has some pretty talented freshmen around him. Cryer had a career-high 20 points to lead...

No. 8 Baylor celebrates title, beats Incarnate Word 87-60

Nov. 12, 2021 23:57 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Scott Drew crowed about the special guest he decided to bring to the meeting with reporters after a season-opening win that was really more about celebrating the Bears' first national championship. “Coach Teague,” he called MaCio...

Tipoff: In era of rampant transfers, Texas stands out

Oct. 26, 2021 13:13 PM EDT

Texas’ Chris Beard prepared for his first season coaching at his alma mater by assembling a virtual all-star team of transfers from across the country. Now it’s a matter of finding out how quickly these new Longhorns can establish chemistry. ...

Very different No. 8 Baylor sees chance to repeat as champs

Oct. 22, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Scott Drew has talked to his team about the unique opportunity available to the defending national champions, even with a roster that has changed drastically since the Bears cut down the nets last April. “From a coaching standpoint,...

Big 12 Notebook: Transition for national champion Baylor

Oct. 20, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — No. 8 Baylor is in a period of transition with some key departures from last year’s national championship team. The losses include the Bears' top three scorers — All-America junior guard Jared Butler and fellow guards MaCio Teague and Davion...