BAYLOR BEARS WOMENS BASKETBALL
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Team: Baylor Bears
League: NCAA Division I
Conference: Big 12
Location: Baylor University, Waco, Tex.
Head Coach: Kim Mulkey
Conference Rivals: TCU, Texas, Iowa State
Home Arena: Ferrell Center
Baylor Bears Women's Basketball TicketsCoach Kim Mulkey and her Baylor women’s team finished the 2018-19 season with an overall record of 37-1, an undefeated record in Big 12 conference play — their 10th conference title — and a win over No. 1 seed Notre Dame in the 2019 NCAA Championship to claim their third national title. A record season such as the team had in 2019 leads to high expectations for future years. With a strong roster that includes size, depth, experience and versatility, the Bears will make a run for another title. Notable returners including Lauren Cox, DiDi Richards and Juicy Landrum will be joined by newcomer freshman Jordyn Oliver and grad transfers Te’a Cooper and Erin DeGrate. An average of 6,131 fans were in attendance for the Bears’ home games during the 2018-19 season. Get your Baylor Bears women's basketball tickets at StubHub.
How many Baylor Bears have been drafted into the WNBA?Sixteen Baylor women have been drafted into the WNBA, including Brittney Griner who was the first player selected by the Phoenix Mercury in the 2013 WNBA Draft. Other first-round draft picks include Sheila Lambert (7th pick, 2002), Danielle Crockrom (11th pick, 2002), Sophia Young (4th pick, 2006), Bernice Mosby (6th pick, 2007), Odyssey Sims (2nd pick, 2014), Alexis Jones (12th pick, 2017) and Kalani Brown (7th pick, 2019).
Who are some notable recent or current Baylor Bear players?Forward Lauren Cox was named 2019-20 Big 12 Preseason Player of the Year. In 2019, she was named Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year, was named to the All-Big 12 first team and received All-American honors. Graduate transfer Te’a Cooper joined the Bears for the 2019-20 season and was named Preseason All-American Team (Street & Smith). Guard DiDi Richards started in all 38 games of her sophomore year. Known for her on-ball defensive, the Big 12 All-Defensive Team honoree led the team with 16 steals in the 2018-19 season.
Which conference teams do the Baylor Bear women face during their regular season?The Big 12 conference schedule is created using a double round-robin format. The 18-game schedule slates teams to play each other home and away. The team with the highest winning percentage against conference foes will be named the Big 12 regular season champ. Regular-season conference opponents include Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kansas, Kansas State, West Virginia, Iowa State, TCU, Texas Tech and Texas.
Who is Baylor’s coach and when was she hired?Kim Mulkey was hired to lead the Baylor women’s basketball program in 2000. In her career as head coach at Baylor, her squads have racked up 586 victories with a winning percentage of .853. In 2019, the Bears became only the third program in NCAA history to win three NCAA Women’s Basketball National Championships. Named National Coach of the Year by the Associated Press most recently in 2019, Mulkey has an impressive 1,272-178 basketball record when combining her years as a player and as a coach.
Where does Baylor compete in its annual conference championship tournament?The Big 12 Women’s Basketball Championship is held at the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo. The tournament occurs annually in March.
Where can I get tickets to watch the Bears compete throughout the season and into the tournament?Tickets for all games, home and away, as well as the Big 12 and NCAA Championship tournaments can be purchased at StubHub. Here, you can also find the Baylor Bears women's basketball schedule.
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