Latest Baylor Bears football News

Mims has 3 TD catches for Baylor in 63-14 win over UTSA

Sep. 7, 2019 9:30 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Denzel Mims was a little slow getting up after a play when he saw Baylor's call for the next snap. The senior receiver quickly waved off another player heading on to the field to take his place. "I didn't want to seem soft and seem out of shape. So, I was like man, let me get up. Even...

Kiffin wants FAU to become like No. 18 UCF

Sep. 6, 2019 4:40 PM EDT

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — FAU coach Lane Kiffin sees the program he'd like his Owls to become in No. 18 UCF. UCF travels to FAU on Saturday, winners of 23 consecutive regular-season games and 26 of its last 27 overall. "I think it's the program that every Group of Five program aspires to be," Kiffin said....

Brewer, Baylor go up big early, beat Stephen F. Austin 56-17

Aug. 31, 2019 11:47 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — The Baylor Bears had sputtered just long enough to annoy coach Matt Rhule when running back Trestan Ebner took a pitch, saw most of the Stephen F. Austin defense closing in and took off the other way. Ebner's winding 21-yard run was the first of his three touchdowns, Charlie Brewer threw...

Rhule wants Baylor to focus on 1st task: opener against SFA

Aug. 30, 2019 1:14 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Matt Rhule knows all about the Big 12 schedule that is ahead for Baylor, including those big home games against Iowa State, Oklahoma and Texas that will certainly get everybody excited. What Rhule wants going into his third season is for his Bears to focus on themselves and the immediate...

Pick 6: Minnesota, Baylor among dark horse league contenders

Aug. 19, 2019 9:44 AM EDT

College football is a chalky sport. Parity tends to be found in the middle class. The favorites usually win the championships. For some teams, though, simply being in contention late in the season or reaching the conference title game is a huge accomplishment. Just ask fans of Northwestern or Pitt, both of which...

Brewer clear No. 1 QB after Baylor goes from 1 to 7 wins

Aug. 12, 2019 3:07 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Charlie Brewer went into last season as the returning starting quarterback for Baylor, then early on shared snaps with a graduate transfer. A returning starter again, Brewer is now the clear No. 1 quarterback. "I put Charlie in hard positions last year, making him rotate early ... and...