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2017 Schedule
2nd in Big 12
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Ex-Baylor coach Bliss hired as Vegas HS coach

Dave Bliss, who resigned from Baylor in 2003 after one of his players murdered a teammate, has been hired to serve as the boys basketball coach and athletic director at a Las Vegas high school.

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HOF Classic to include Baylor-Wisconsin matchup

Wisconsin and Baylor will meet for just the second time ever as part of the annual Hall of Fame Classic in November. The winner will advance to the championship game and take on either UCLA or Creighton.

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College basketball isn't that far off. And to get you set for the season -- as well as for holiday viewing plans -- ESPN unveiled the brackets for six holiday tournaments. The Hall of Fame Classic will take place on Nov. 21-22 on ESPN.

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Motley's jumper wins Orlando Summer League (0:35)
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Have Mavs found another hidden gem?

The Mavericks have signed 6-foot-9 Johnathan Motley from Baylor as an undrafted free agent. They signed Dorian Finney-Smith and Yogi Ferrell as undrafed FAs last season; the latter was named to the second team NBA all-rookie team on Monday.

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Williams-Goss, Hicks work out for Jazz

Utah held another pre-draft workout on Saturday, with Gonzaga G Nigel Williams-Goss, UNC big man Isaiah Hicks and Baylor F Johnathan Motley making up three of the six players in attendance. The Jazz currently own four picks (24th, 30th, 42nd and 55th) in Thursday's draft.

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Next Nuggets workout scheduled Thursday

The Denver Nuggets will host Florida G Canyon Barry, Air Force G Hayden Graham, Miami F Kamari Murphy, Baylor F Johnathan Motley, Arizona G Kobi Simmons and Gonzaga G Nigel Williams-Goss for a pre-draft workout Thursday.

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Lakers to work out six on Friday

The Los Angeles Lakers will host Houston G Damyean Dotson, Baylor F Johnathan Motley, SMU F Semi Ojeleye, BYU G L.J. Rose and South Carolina guards PJ Dozier and Sindarius Thornwell for a pre-draft workout on Friday.

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Would Scott Drew leave for Ohio State?

The Baylor head coach has done an incredible job in Waco, but he has roots in the Midwest. Would he consider an offer from Ohio State?

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Pacers to work out six prospects on Tuesday

The Indiana Pacers will conduct pre-draft workouts with G Antonio Blakeney (LSU), G Isaac Hamilton (UCLA), G Zak Irvin (Michigan), G Nazareth Mitrou-Long (Iowa State), F Johnathan Motley (Baylor) and F Rayshawn Thomas (Texas A&M-CC).

ESPN staff  

Among those who participated in the Suns' pre-draft workout on Monday were Cincinnati G Troy Caupain, Villanova G Josh Hart, Utah F Kyle Kuzma, Baylor F Johnathan Motley and Arizona G Kobi Simmons.

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The six players participating in the Raptors' pre-draft workout on Tuesday are Baylor forward Johnathan Motley, Florida State guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes, Maryland forward Justin Jackson, Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe, Mississippi big man Sebastian Saiz and Illinois State forward MiKyle McIntosh.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Baylor's Johnathan Motley was honored by Pat Riley's presence during his draft combine meeting with the Heat.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Baylor's Johnathan Motley says Lonzo Ball is "changing the game" with his $495 Big Baller Brand sneakers.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

California offered ESPN 60 center David McCormack and 2019 center Armando Bacot. Bacot was offered by Baylor earlier today.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Four-star point guard Tre Jones listed Arizona, Baylor, Duke, Oregon, Minnesota and UCLA. Mike Krzyzewski and Richard Pitino both were at his game this morning, along with two assistants from each school. UCLA had an assistant too. Jones also said he's not thinking of Duke as his favorite. "If I knew where I was going, I would definitely choose right now."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Tom Izzo, Scott Drew, Texas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State watching RM5, led by ESPN 60 Gerald Liddell and fast-rising 2019 guard Tyrese Maxey.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

7-foot JUCO transfer Leonard Allen, older brother of Jarrett Allen, just committed to Baylor, source told ESPN.

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Baylor hires first female prez amid scandal

Facing lawsuits regarding the school's handling of sexual assault claims, Baylor University has hired Linda Livingstone as its first female president

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star 2018 point guard Quentin Grimes has hosted Texas A&M, Arizona, Baylor, Texas and Oklahoma this week. Marquette will be in today.

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.9181st
Rebounds Per Game37.963rd
Assists Per Game15.652nd
Points Allowed63.721st

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record11-12
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances10