Kim Mulkey, the head coach of the women’s basketball team at Baylor University, had strong words for parents who were concerned about female students’ safety on campus. After the women’s team clinched the Big 12 regular season title on Saturday, Mulkey used her postgame speech to defend her school, which has been under fire for a sexual assault scandal under former football coach Art Briles.
Feb. 26, 2017 Photo Gallery | Women's Team Results | Men's Individual Results By Joanne Norell DURHAM, N.C. -- The University of Notre Dame men's and women's fencing teams left Cameron Indoor Stadium with plenty to celebrate after the close of competition at the Atlantic Coast Conference Championships on Sunday. The Irish men claimed two of three weapons titles in the morning before the No. 3-ranked women closed out the weekend with their third consecutive conference crown. How It Happened Men's Individual Championships The Irish advanced seven student-athletes to the semifinals of the individual competition and guaranteed themselves championships in epee and foil by advancing two fencers
WACO, Texas (AP) — Nina Davis scored 16 points, coach Kim Mulkey reached her 500th career victory and No. 4 Baylor claimed its seventh straight Big 12 regular-season title with an 86-48 win over Texas Tech on Saturday. The Lady Bears' victory, combined with Iowa State's 70-66 upset of No. 6 Texas on Friday night, gave Baylor the outright championship with one game remaining. It also made Mulkey the second-fastest coach to reach the 500-win milestone. Only her mentor and former Louisiana Tech coach Leon Barmore needed fewer games (576) to reach 500 wins than Mulkey (594). Baylor (27-2, 16-1) led 28-11 after shooting 62 percent in the first quarter and remained in control the rest of the way. Alexis