October 8, 1991 |
Tempers flared throughout Baylor's 38-21 victory over Houston on Saturday, and Grant Teaff, the Bears' coach, is still upset at how the Cougars conducted themselves. Teaff said Houston's game captains refused to shake hands with Baylor captains during the pregame coin flip, and that on the Bears' first play from scrimmage the Houston defensive line purposely jumped offside and unloaded on the Baylor offensive line.
February 9, 2004 |
Scott Drew offers a handshake, a smile and a pile of Baylor T-shirts and baseball caps to strangers. He presents copies of stories where his current basketball recruiting class is ranked No. 14 in the nation. He pulls out the Baylor basketball media guide where pages about the Christian values of Baylor -- a school founded to provide an educational environment consistent with the beliefs of Baptists -- are dog-eared from frequent use. There is a page devoted to the Drew family.
November 18, 1994 |
A federal grand jury Thursday indicted fired Baylor basketball coach Darrel Johnson, three former assistants and four others on mail and wire fraud charges. The indictments came one day after Johnson was fired by school administrators who determined the men's basketball program had broken school and NCAA rules.
May 5, 1994
Holly Falkenhagen of Trabuco Hills signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Baylor, Trabuco Hills girls' volleyball Coach Gregg Swenson said. Falkenhagen, an outside hitter, was first-team all-league last season. Center Jenny Wilson, also of Trabuco Hills, has signed to play volleyball at the University of Denver, Swenson said. Wilson also was first-team all-league.
May 13, 1992
Darrel Johnson, who led Oklahoma City University to consecutive NAIA championships, was named basketball coach at Baylor.
July 26, 1991 |
Former Baylor basketball player John Wheeler filed a $3-million lawsuit in Dallas, accusing former Baylor coach Jim Haller of helping him purchase steroids and inducing him to take the drugs. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday, names Haller, Baylor and Haller's current employer--MBank N.A. in Waco as defendants. Wheeler, 27, and his mother, Nina Wheeler, are listed as plaintiffs. The 7-foot center attended Baylor in 1983-85.
January 1, 1995 |
Chad Davis passed for 286 yards and Kevin Hicks ran for a one-yard touchdown as No. 24 Washington State held off a last-minute threat and defeated Baylor, 10-3, Saturday night in front of 44,106 in the Alamo Bowl. The Bears came close to catching the Cougars with 39 seconds remaining in the game when Baylor had a fourth down on Washington State's 13-yard line. But Baylor quarterback Jeff Watson's pass intended for Damon Rhynes was intercepted by Todd Jensen in the end zone.