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Daily Bears Report 2/10/2018 Basketball and Softball Double Headers, Dad & Daughters Day

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Lady Bears resume top 25 gauntlet vs No. 24 TCU. MBB looks to increase win streak to three vs Kansas. Football recruiting plus eight more Baylor athletic events today.

NCAA Basketball: Kansas State at Baylor Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports

Today’s Events

Softball

Rodoni's third no-hitter leads Baylor's 8-0 win, WacoTrib, It’s been nearly nine months since Gia Rodoni threw back-to-back no-hitters against Kent State and James Madison in last season’s NCAA tournament at Getterman Stadium.

Bar Set High For Softball After 4th World Series Appearance - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor's softball players are constantly hit with visual reminders of just how high the bar has been set.

No. 10/12 SB Wins Opener Behind Rodoni's No-No - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Recap of Baylor's 8-0 (5) win over Northwestern State on Friday evening at Getterman Stadium

No. 10/12 SB Hosts Northwestern State for Opening Weekend - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Preview for Baylor softball's opening weekend series with Northwestern State.

Lady Bears Basketball

Krista Pirtle: How Dad fostered a daughter's love of sports, theeagle, I remember it clearly. It was March 1995, and I was only four at the time, but I still recall sitting on the floor of our living room in Lubbock,

No. 3 WBB Meets No. 24 TCU Saturday - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, The No. 3/3 Baylor Lady Bears (22-1, 12-0) meet No. 24/24 TCU (16-7, 7-5) on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. (CT) inside the Ferrell Center.

No. 3 Lady Bears ready for much improved Horned Frogs, WacoTrib, TCU has never started this strongly in Big 12 play. The Horned Frogs started 10-2 when they were in the Mountain West in 2010-11, but this year’s 7-5 start...

Man Bears Basketball

Men's Basketball Hosts No. 10 Kansas - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor men's basketball hosts No. 10 Kansas at 1 p.m. CT Saturday. The game will be televised on CBS and available on CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports App.

MBB vs. Kansas: Helpful Reminders for Saturday - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Preparations are underway as men's basketball prepares to host No. 10 Kansas at the Ferrell Center this weekend.

No. 10 Kansas tries to clear another Big 12 hurdle at Baylor, FOXSports, Kansas coach Bill Self knows he's responsible for the impossibly high expectations of the Jayhawks' basketball program.

Jayhawks looking to extend Baylor's winless streak against ranked opponents, FOXSports, No. 10 Kansas once again has a share of first place, so Bill Self is shaking his head a little bit at the perception that the Jayhawks are struggling.

Omot's inspiring journey leads to success at Baylor, WacoTrib, Nuni Omot was born 23 years ago in a Kenyan refugee camp where his family stayed for three years after trekking more than 400 miles to escape war-torn Ethiopia.

Equestrian

EQ Hosts TCU for Saturday Conference Meet - Baylor University Official Athletic Site
No. 7 Baylor equestrian (3-3, 1-1 Big 12) will face No. 6 TCU (4-5, 0-2 Big 12) on Saturday, Feb. 10, at 10 a.m. at the Willis Family Equestrian Center, beginning the second pass through Big 12 play for the Bears.

Track & Field

Track & Field Sees Success on Day One of Tyson, Iowa State Meets - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor's track and field team saw one runner and one jumper record all-time marks on day one of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. while one runner recorded a new personal best at the Iowa State Classic in Ames, Iowa on Friday.

Track & Field Splits for Tyson Invitational and Iowa State Classic - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor track & field will split up for the first time this season as the Bears will compete at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. and the Iowa State Classic in Ames, Iowa on Feb. 9-10.

Baseball

Seven Reasons to Come to Baylor Ballpark in 2018 - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Seven reasons to come to Baylor Ballpark this season and purchase tickets (season, individual game and Flex-Plan).

Baseball's Langeliers on Watch List for Golden Spikes Award - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor baseball sophomore catcher was named to the 55-player preseason Golden Spikes Award watch list, USA Baseball announced Friday. The award honors the top amateur baseball player in the country for the 2018 season.

Baylor baseball's Langeliers snatches another honor, WacoTrib, Baylor sophomore catcher Shea Langeliers has been named to the preseason watch list for the Golden Spikes Award, given annually to the top college baseball player in the country.

Cross Country

Cross Country Receives USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, The Baylor men's and women's cross country teams earned All-Academic honors from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, USTFCCCA officials announced Friday.

Acrobatics & Tumbling

No. 1 A&T Faces Road Meet at No. 11 Concordia Saturday - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, After opening the season with a victory against the No. 8 Alderson Broaddus Battlers on Sunday, the top-ranked and three-time defending national champion Baylor acrobatics & tumbling team will travel to Mequon, Wisconsin, to take on Concordia (Wisconsin) on Saturday at 7 p.m. CT.

Top-ranked Baylor A&T hits road for second match, WacoTrib, The No. 1-ranked Baylor acrobatics and tumbling team will travel to Mequon, Wis., to face No. 11 Concordia University on Saturday.

A&T's Adams Earns NCATA Specialist of the Week - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor acrobatics & tumbling junior top/base Kaylee Adams was named National Collegiate Acrobatics & Tumbling Association (NCATA) Specialist of the Week, the organization announced Thursday.

No. 1 A&T Defeats No. 8 Alderson Broaddus in Opener - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, In its season-opening National Collegiate Acrobatics & Tumbling Association (NCATA) competition, the top-ranked and three-time defending national champion Baylor acrobatics & tumbling team defeated the eighth-ranked Alderson Broaddus Battlers, 267.435-251.360, at the Ferrell Center on Sunday afternoon.

Tennis

No. 16 WT Hosts Weekend Matchups - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, No. 16 Baylor women's tennis (2-2) hosts a pair of weekend matchups at home against Tulsa on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 3 p.m. (CT) and UCF on Sunday, Feb. 11 at 4 p.m. Both matches will be played at Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.

Baylor women hosts Tulsa, Central Florida for tennis matches this weekend, WacoTrib, Baylor women’s tennis hosts a pair of matches at home against Tulsa on Saturday at 3 p.m. and Central Florida on Sunday at 4 p.m. Both matches will be played

No. 12 Men's Tennis Hosts Purdue, South Florida in Weekend Matchups - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, No. 12 Baylor men's tennis looks to shake off its first loss of the season with two home matches against Purdue at 11 a.m. CT on Saturday and South Florida at 1 p.m. on Sunday at the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.

MTEN Returns to Waco for Third Dual, Official Athletic Site of Purdue University, The Boilermakers are set to compete at Baylor on Saturday after finishing 0-2 in a January tournament hosted by the Bears. First serve is at noon ET.

No. 9 Men's Tennis Edged by Ole Miss, 4-3 - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor men's tennis (4-1) dropped its first match of the season with a 4-3 loss to Ole Miss Sunday afternoon at the brand-new Ole Miss Indoor Tennis Center in Oxford, Miss.

Legends

John Westbrook Blazed A Trail For Others To Dream And Follow - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Giving what turned out to be his final State of the Church message at Houston's Antioch Baptist Church in January 1983, John Westbrook shared a message with his congregation that also summed up his life.

Future Legends

Football

The NCAA is looking at changing how football redshirts work, and Baylor head coach Matt Rhule is in favor, BearsIllustrated, The NCAA is taking a look at its football redshirt policy, something that Baylor head coach Matt Rhule is in favor of.

Rhule Announces Addition of Valentin on National Signing Day - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor head coach Matt Rhule announced the signing of offensive lineman Johncarlo Valentin on National Signing Day Wednesday.

Rhule Rounds Out Top-25 Recruiting Class - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Putting the finishing touches on a recruiting class that is ranked as high as 24th nationally by ESPN, Baylor coach Matt Rhule added massive junior college offensive lineman Johncarlo Valentin (6-5, 330) from Philadelphia on Wednesday’s traditional National Signing Day.

Baylor looking to cap highly-rated class with late additions, WacoTrib, With the advent of the NCAA’s December signing period, the traditional February national signing day has become much more anticlimactic.