BAYLOR - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BAYLOR News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB: Angels’ Don Baylor breaks leg while catching 1st pitch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57758574-77/baylor-angels-guerrero-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57758574-77/baylor-angels-guerrero-coach.html.csp">MLB: Angels’ Don Baylor breaks leg while catching 1st pitch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T23:27:09.292-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Los Angeles Angels hitting coach Don Baylor broke his right leg while catching Vladimir Guerrero’s ceremonial first pitch Monday night. Baylor will have surgery Tuesday on his right femur. The injury cast a pall over opening day at Angel Stadium. Baylor, who joined the Angels’ coaching staff in the offseason, had to be helped off the field after squatting to catch Guerrero’s off-target throw. Baylor was taken to a hospital before the Angels’ 10-3 loss to the Seattle Mariners. “...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577585742014-04-01T23:27:09.292-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T23:27:09.292-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758574@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:27:09 MDT College basketball: Kansas’ Wiggins off to NBA after freshman season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57755249-77/points-final-season-baylor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57755249-77/points-final-season-baylor.html.csp">College basketball: Kansas’ Wiggins off to NBA after freshman season</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:27:02.414-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Bend, Ind. • Notre Dame’s quest for perfection will continue at the Final Four. Jewell Loyd scored 30 points and unbeaten Notre Dame advanced to the Final Four for a fourth straight season with an 88-69 win over Baylor on Monday night. Natalie Achonwa added 19 points and 15 rebounds for the Irish (36-0), who will face either Louisville or Maryland in the national semifinals on Sunday night in Nashville. The loss ended the brilliant career of Baylor guard Odyssey Sims, who finished this sea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577552492014-03-31T23:27:02.414-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:27:02.414-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57755249@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:27:02 MDT Fighting Irish give Cowgirls the blues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745485-77/points-state-dame-depaul.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745485-77/points-state-dame-depaul.html.csp">Fighting Irish give Cowgirls the blues</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:02.606-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Bend, Ind. • Natalie Achonwa gave the home fans plenty to cheer about. The senior forward helped Notre Dame race out to a 14-point lead and cruise to an easy win, ending Oklahoma State’s hopes of winning its first NCAA tournament semifinal regional game. Achonwa finished with 23 points, a career-high five blocked shots and two steals in the 89-72 victory on Saturday, yet that isn’t what impressed Cowgirls coach Jim Littell about the 6-foot-3 senior forward. He said she’s most dangerous whe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577454852014-03-29T23:45:02.606-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:02.606-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57745485@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:02 MDT College basketball: Wisconsin, Arizona advance to Elite Eight in West Region http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740905-77/wisconsin-final-baylor-badgers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740905-77/wisconsin-final-baylor-badgers.html.csp">College basketball: Wisconsin, Arizona advance to Elite Eight in West Region</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T23:17:12.061-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Ben Brust and his Wisconsin teammates got oodles of open shots while they sliced and diced Baylor’s vaunted zone defense. When the Bears had the ball, 7-foot Frank Kaminsky always seemed to be right in their way. Brust, Kaminsky and their Badgers realize they dominated Baylor in a 69-52 victory Thursday night because of a coach who always puts them in the right spots. Bo Ryan has never been to college basketball’s final weekend, but the Badgers are thrilled to put him on the br...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577409052014-03-27T23:17:12.061-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T23:17:12.061-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57740905@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 23:17:12 MDT NCAA Sweet 16: Baylor blasted 69-52 by Wisconsin in West semis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741830-77/wisconsin-baylor-badgers-bears.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741830-77/wisconsin-baylor-badgers-bears.html.csp">NCAA Sweet 16: Baylor blasted 69-52 by Wisconsin in West semis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T22:57:37.566-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Baylor’s impenetrable zone defense turned out to have gaping holes. The Bears’ athletic scorers got few easy shots, and they missed most of them anyway. Everything that was so easy last weekend in the NCAA tournament became incredibly difficult when the Bears ran into Wisconsin. Baylor headed home from the West Region semifinals with a 69-52 loss Thursday night, still wondering how everything went so wrong so quickly. “Wisconsin really played a great game, and we did a very poo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577418302014-03-27T22:57:37.566-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T22:57:37.566-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57741830@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:57:37 MDT ’Cats run past Zags on way to Sweet 16 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57720754-77/arizona-sweet-baylor-gonzaga.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57720754-77/arizona-sweet-baylor-gonzaga.html.csp">’Cats run past Zags on way to Sweet 16</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:49:02.268-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Diego • Arms waving and legs churning, the Arizona Wildcats are racing back into the Sweet 16. Overwhelming Gonzaga with its contest-everything defense, Arizona looked very much like the top seed in the West, blowing out the Bulldogs 84-61 on Sunday to reach the Sweet 16 for the third time in four years. Coming off a shaky NCAA tournament opener, Arizona (32-4) ended a wild first weekend of upsets and buzzer beaters with a display of domination. This was not the epic double-overtime game t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577207542014-03-23T23:49:02.268-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:49:02.268-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57720754@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:49:02 MDT Baylor shuts down McDermott and Creighton, 85-55 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57721251-77/baylor-mcdermott-creighton-bluejays.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57721251-77/baylor-mcdermott-creighton-bluejays.html.csp">Baylor shuts down McDermott and Creighton, 85-55</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM VERTUNO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:48:12.153-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Antonio • Isaiah Austin and Brady Heslip each scored 17 points and Baylor shut down Creighton’s Doug McDermott with suffocating defense, ending the career of one of college basketball’s most prolific scorers with an 85-55 win Sunday night in the NCAA tournament West Regional. Baylor’s size and speed overwhelmed the third-seeded Bluejays (27-8) and their national scoring leader, earning a third trip to the Sweet 16 since 2010. McDermott, who averaged 27 points this season, finished with 15 bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577212512014-03-23T23:48:12.153-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:48:12.153-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57721251@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:48:12 MDT NCAA Tournament: Baylor 74, Nebraska 60 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57713897-77/nebraska-baylor-didn-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57713897-77/nebraska-baylor-didn-points.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Baylor 74, Nebraska 60</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL J. WEBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:20.038-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SAN ANTONIO • Nebraska coach Tim Miles couldn’t fix the cold shooting or sloppy passes. The Big Ten coach of the year did see one thing he could correct: an overlooked shot clock error. Nope. These Huskers weren’t even going to get that right. Miles was instead ejected while trying to alert officials to the mistake, and 11th-seeded Nebraska would soon join their coach out of the NCAA tournament, falling to No. 6 seed Baylor 74-60 in the second round Friday. “I’m thinking, ‘That’s a correctible e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577138972014-03-22T16:45:20.038-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:20.038-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57713897@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:20 MDT College basketball: Seton Hall defeats No. 3 Villanova on buzzer-beater http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57679309-77/state-hall-seton-villanova.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57679309-77/state-hall-seton-villanova.html.csp">College basketball: Seton Hall defeats No. 3 Villanova on buzzer-beater</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T21:58:24.954-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Sterling Gibbs hit a step-back jumper at the buzzer and Seton Hall stunned No. 3 Villanova 64-63 in a thrilling Big East quarterfinal Thursday, a loss that could cost the Wildcats a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. Eugene Teague had 19 points and 12 rebounds for the eighth-seeded Pirates (17-16), who advanced to the Big East tournament semifinals for the first time in 13 years. They will play Providence on Friday night at Madison Square Garden. Josh Hart came off the bench and sco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576793092014-03-13T21:58:24.954-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-13T21:58:24.954-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57679309@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:58:24 MDT