Trump hosts winning Baylor women’s basketball team

Sports 04/29/19, 16:50

President Donald Trump on Monday hosted the Baylor University women's basketball team in the Oval Office — the team's third visit to the White House as national champions. The Lady Bears, who beat Notre Dame 82-81 earlier this month, were served fast food from Wendy's, McDonald's and Burger King in the ...

National champion Baylor women set for White House visit

Sports 04/24/19, 14:28

National champion Baylor has accepted an invitation to visit the White House next week. The school said Wednesday that coach Kim Mulkey and the Lady Bears are scheduled to be in Washington on Monday to celebrate their third national championship. They are expected to visit with President Donald Trump. Mulkey and her ...

Mulkey would welcome White House invite for Baylor

Basketball 04/10/19, 21:00

Kim Mulkey would welcome an invitation to the White House if President Donald Trump offered it to Baylor. The president tweeted out his congratulations to the Lady Bears on Monday after they beat Notre Dame in a thrilling championship game the night before. "Congratulations to the Baylor Lady Bears on their amazing ...

Baylor women might not have to wait 7 years for next title

Sports 04/09/19, 11:43

Kim Mulkey and Baylor might not have to wait another seven years to win another national championship.The Lady Bears have already gotten some good news looking ahead to Mulkey's 20th season as their head coach, with word Monday night that senior-to-be Lauren Cox won't need surgery after a gruesome-looking left ...

Baylor women return home with 3rd national title trophy

Sports 04/08/19, 16:39

Kalani Brown walked in carrying the national championship trophy, with Chloe Jackson right by her side.Baylor's two departing players, one who got to Baylor as a highly touted freshman and the other a graduate transfer who wanted to win a title, led the Lady Bears into their home arena for ...

Baylor’s title win caps exciting women’s basketball season

Sports 04/08/19, 01:51

Baylor and Notre Dame capped the women's college basketball season with a thrilling championship game.The sport now has had a different champion in the past four years with the Lady Bears edging the Irish 82-81 on Sunday night to win their third title. It's only the second time in ...

Baylor’s Lauren Cox leaves NCAA title game with leg injury

Sports 04/07/19, 19:04

Baylor star Lauren Cox has been taken off the court in a wheelchair with an apparent left knee injury during the third quarter of the NCAA women's national championship game against Notre Dame.The Lady Bears, seeking their third national title, led 62-50 with 1:22 remaining Sunday night when Cox was ...

Mulkey mixes family with winning big at Baylor

Sports 04/06/19, 14:48

Kim Mulkey climbed the steps to the dais at the Final Four, six-month-old grandson Kannon Reid in tow, and the baby's proud mother watching from the side.Family has always been important to one of the nation's most successful women's college basketball coaches, though never more than the past couple of ...

Notre Dame and Baylor to meet in Sunday’s title game

Basketball 04/05/19, 23:22

Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw is excited that Sunday's night championship game will have two women coaches.The Fighting Irish will be looking to join UConn, Tennessee and Southern Cal in winning consecutive titles during the NCAA era against Baylor.It will be the first championship game since 2012 when both coaches ...

Notre Dame and Baylor to meet in Sunday’s title game

Basketball 04/05/19, 22:42

Notre Dame will be looking to join UConn, Tennessee and Southern Cal in winning consecutive national championships during the NCAA era in Sunday night's title game against Baylor.It will also be the first championship game since 2012 when both coaches — Notre Dame's Muffet McGraw and Baylor's Kim Mulkey — ...

Baylor-Oregon: Final 4 matchup of contrasting styles

Sports 04/04/19, 18:02

Kim Mulkey rejects the notion that being the No. 1 overall seed makes Baylor the team to beat in the women's Final Four.The Lady Bears (35-1), who are riding a 27-game winning streak and have trounced four opponents in the NCAA Tournament by an average of 38 points, face Final ...

awards: Gustafson player of year, Mulkey coach of year

Sports 04/04/19, 15:51

Megan Gustafson rewrote the women's basketball record book at Iowa.The 6-foot-3 center led the nation in scoring for the second straight season, averaging 27.9 points, and became the fourth player to reach 1,000 points in a year. On Thursday, she won The Associated Press women's college basketball player of the ...

‘Easy to coach’ – Fun for Baylor all the way to Final Four

Sports 04/03/19, 17:11

There are times when Kim Mulkey — an intense, championship-winning point guard who is just as intense as a coach — will be challenging her Baylor players or getting on them about something when one of the young guards suddenly lightens the mood in the locker room."In the middle of ...

Top-seed Baylor women overwhelm NCAA 1st-timer ACU 95-38

Sports 03/23/19, 19:11

Kalani Brown had 17 points and 11 rebounds while playing only 18 minutes and top-seeded Baylor overwhelmed women's NCAA Tournament first-timer Abilene Christian 95-38 in a first-round game Saturday.Brown, a 6-foot-7 senior center, had 10 of her points as Baylor (32-1) scored the game's first 20 points.The perennial Big 12 ...

Hey 19: Baylor women still among nation’s best under Mulkey

Sports 03/21/19, 15:55

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey's two children were on the ladder with her when she cut down the net after the Lady Bears won their first national championship in 2005.Mulkey has already climbed two ladders this year, when Baylor clinched another Big 12 regular-season title and then after winning the conference ...

Baylor finishes No. 1 in women’s hoops poll

Sports 03/18/19, 12:19

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey knew her team was going to be pretty good this season. She just didn't know how good because the Lady Bears had too many unknowns.They turned out to be the best team in the country before the NCAA Tournament, finishing as a unanimous No. 1 in ...

No. 1 Baylor women clinch share of 9th Big 12 title in row

Sports 02/20/19, 21:20

Kalani Brown reached career milestones of 2,000 points and 1,000 rebounds, and No. 1 Baylor clinched at least a share of its ninth consecutive Big 12 regular-season championship with an 80-40 win over Kansas on Wednesday night.The Lady Bears (24-1, 14-0 Big 12) won their 10th Big 12 regular season ...

Landrum scores 23 as No. 4 Baylor women rout TCU 79-55

Sports 01/12/19, 17:54

Juicy Landrum scored a career-high 23 points, Kalani Brown had 16 points and four blocks and the No. 4 Baylor women went on a huge first-half run before coasting to a 79-55 victory over TCU on Saturday.The Lady Bears (13-1, 3-0 Big 12) had a 20-0 spurt that started late ...

No. 8 Baylor women beat UConn 68-57 for 1st win over No. 1

Sports 01/03/19, 23:07

Kalani Brown had 20 points and 17 rebounds as No. 8 Baylor won over a top-ranked team for the first time, beating UConn 68-57 Thursday night and handing the Huskies their first regular-season loss in more than four years.The Huskies (11-1) hadn't lost a regular-season game in regulation since a ...

Brown, No. 3 Baylor roll to 96-58 win over Morehead State

Sports 12/12/18, 15:30

Kalani Brown scored 21 points, Juicy Landrum added 14 and third-ranked Baylor rolled to a 96-58 victory over Morehead State in an afternoon game on Wednesday.Brown had 12 points in the first quarter to help Baylor (8-0) build a 32-16 lead on the way to its 26th straight home victory ...

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