2014-2015 Baylor Bears Men's Basketball Schedule
Life isn't easy in the Big 12, but that's part of the fun of being
able to battle with some of the other perennial powerhouses around college basketball from one year to the next. The Bears
have another talented team that is ready to make some serious noise in the Big 12, a conference known for being as competitive
as any other one in the nation. The Bears ended up with a 26-12 overall record last season, delivering yet another winning
year loaded with twists, turns and incredible moments that had fans clinging to the edge of their seat. This time around,
the Bears are setting their sights even higher and have aspirations for doing some significant damage in conference play.
atFerrell Center, every home game is a big event both on campus and in the neighboring community, but that's something that
you'll have to see for yourself. Though it's fun to watch the Bears even on your TV, it's a different experience altogether
to actually be there when the game is on the line and your favorite team is digging in. Against teams like Kansas, Oklahoma
State, Texas and more, the Bears home incredible matchups this season, ensuring that it will be powerhouse versus powerhouse
nearly every time out for the Bears this season.
But even though we know that the Ferrell Center will be absolutely
rocking with passion, fanfare and energy, the home games definitely aren't the only things that the schedule has to offer.
Hit the road for an amazing away matchup and you'll get blown away by the experience, as watching your favorite team silence
the home crowd is one of those things that you have to see first-hand sooner or later. Either way, when the game is on the
line and fans all over the area are glued to the action down on the hardwood, the entire Baylor Bears basketball experience
will completely speak for itself.
Baylor Bears Basketball Team Info
The Baylor Bears have seen some dominant
players suit up for the team over the years, as is to be expected from a program of this caliber. One such player was shooting
guard David Wesley, who had some fantastic seasons for the Bears during his time at Baylor. Wesley would go on to play in
the National Basketball Association, where he carved out a solid career bolstered by his shooting ability. Another famed player
to come out of Baylor was Vinnie "The Microwave" Johnson, who found his niche in the NBA as a fantastic sparkplug off the
bench as a sixth man. Recent Bears to head to the NBA include Ekpe Udoh, Perry Jones and Quincy Miller, with Udoh even selected
in the Top 10 picks of the NBA Draft. Overall, the Bears continue to bring together some unbelievable talent, solidifying
Baylor basketball as one of the centerpieces of the Waco, Texas sports scene.
The NCAA Basketball Experience
is nothing that beats being there in the stands when your favorite college basketball team takes to the court to do battle
with a bitter rival. College hoops is always about excitement, and the atmosphere at a contest is unparalleled in American
sports. The Baylor Bears always have some of the most talented players in the nation, and that makes for an exciting brand
of basketball that brings the fans out to the arena to see it in action. Once you're there seeing the titans of the hardwood
battle it out in front of thousands of other great fans who love the sport as much as you do, the entire experience will completely
speak for itself.
Baylor Bears Basketball History
With a proud college hoops tradition that dates all
the way back to 1907, and Baylor Bears Basketball has seen some incredible seasons along the way. The school has been to seven
NCAA Tournaments, most recently in 2014, advancing to the Sweet Sixteen three times and the Elite Eight four times. The team
has made two trips to the Final Four, one of which saw the Bears finish as a runner-up in the National Championship game.
These days, the Baylor Bears always seem to be in the middle of one epic season or another, which is why it's always a great
time to head out and see if they have what it takes as they go up against the other touted programs in the Big 12.
Baylor Bears Basketball Trivia
What was the year of the first trip to the Big Dance for Baylor?
is all the way back in 1946. Though the Tournament was still in its very early stages and looked quite a bit different, it
still was known for bringing the very best teams in the nation to battle it out for supremacy. Baylor had a dynamic team in
the 1940s, making it in 1946 and then again in 1948, the year they went to the program's first Final Four and finished the
season as the runner-up in the Tournament.
Baylor Bears Basketball Fans
Fans of the Baylor Bears basketball
team love to head out to the arena to see their favorite players take to the court and host some of the best teams in the
nation. Bears' fans are about as tenacious as the team's mascot would suggest, as they never take a break from cheering on
their favorite team to victory. This should be a great season to get into the spirit and head to as many games as possible,
and soon you'll find yourself in a sea of fans that love the Bears with all their heart. When you're there among these fans
you'll find yourself turning into a Baylor basketball die-hard, and it's a great time to be there with your fellow Baylor
faithful. Make sure you're there for all the biggest matchups this season as the Bears take to the court for another thrilling
campaign of hoops action that is sure to have fans buzzing all season long as they look to elevate their game and assert themselves
in one of the toughest conferences in college basketball.