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Daily Bears Report 9/3/2017

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Soccer Wins, Cross Country Wins, Tennis Wins Millions, Football Flames Out

NCAA Football: Liberty at Baylor Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Today’s Events

Women's Soccer, vs Ball State, 11:30 AM, Watch

Soccer

Soccer Rolls Past UTSA, 1-0, Baylor soccer (3-0-1) improved to a perfect 3-0 in 2017 home matches, knocking off the UTSA Roadrunners (1-3-0) on Friday evening at Betty Lou Mays Soccer Field.

Cross Country

Cross Country Starts Strong at Bear Twilight Invitational, Baylor cross country had a strong showing at the Bear Twilight Invitational to start the 2017 running season, finishing with 11 runners in the top 25 of the men's 6,000m and women's 4,000m Friday evening at the HOT Soccer Complex.

Tennis

Benjamin Becker Returns To School, After a successful 12-year pro tennis career, former Baylor men’s tennis player Benjamin “Benni” Becker is coming home to Waco. Becker will complete his final semester of undergraduate coursework this fall after enrolling at Baylor in August.

Football

FCS Liberty, a 34-point underdog, gets first Power Five win with upset of Baylor - CBSSports.com, Liberty got a massive win, and Baylor's troubling season could just be getting started

Bears go down in Flames: Liberty stuns Baylor to spoil Rhule’s debut, 48-45 | Baylor Bears Football | wacotrib.com, Baylor coach Matt Rhule was a 6-year-old growing up on the East Coast the last time the Bears lost to an NCAA Division I-AA school in 1981.

Brice Cherry: Rhule's construction project could stretch on for a while | Baylor Bears Football | wacotrib.com, Baylor fans, you don’t need me to offer you a dose of perspective. The past year-and-a-half delivered that in spades.

Matt Rhule’s process at Baylor might take longer than expected, DieHards, Baylor football lost an embarrassing game against FCS Liberty on Saturday afternoon. Bears coach Matt Rhule has his work cut out.

RG3 Voices Support For Baylor Following Upset Loss, The Baylor Bears were the first victims of a major upset of the college football season when they fell 48-45 at home against the Liberty ...

Football Drops Season Opener, 48-45 - Baylor Official Athletic Site, Having recruited John Lovett when he was at Temple University, Matt Rhule knew that the freshman running back from Burlington, N.J., could be special.

Baylor is dealing with a fox issue inside McLane Stadium (Video), There is a loose fox inside Baylor's McLane Stadium. Jessica Morrey gives play-by-play commentary.

Baylor football loses to Liberty 48-45: 3 things we learned, DieHards, Baylor football wasted Matt Rhule's first game in Waco. The Bears struggled on both sides in an embarrassing 48-45 loss to the Liberty Flames.

Baylor upset by Liberty in 48–45 shootout | SI.com, Liberty put up 585 yards of offense, shocking Baylor for the first Power-5 win in program history.

Liberty shocks Baylor 48-45 in Rhule's debut for Bears - San Francisco Chronicle, Matt Rhule said he didn't see any finger-pointing or yelling after his coaching debut for Baylor ended with the Bears losing to a lower-division opponent for just the second time ever.

Baylor notebook: Bears' depleted secondary has rough debut | Baylor Bears Football | wacotrib.com, Baylor’s depleted secondary didn’t fare well in its season debut.

Targeting or Not Targeting

WATCH: Baylor safety Chance Waz ejected for targeting after hit at goal line, Baylor safety Chance Waz was ejected from the team's season opener on Saturday after making helmet-to-helmet contact with a Liberty player.

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Targeting or Not Targeting, You Make the Call

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  • 8%
    Yes, that was targeting.
    (12 votes)
  • 91%
    No, that was not targeting.
    (122 votes)
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