Future Final Four Matchup? Baylor vs. Illinois Preview

In just the first full week of College Basketball, we already get a top 5 matchup with Final Four potential. In the Sideline Sports preseason preview, I picked Baylor and Illinois to reach the final four, and we rank them #2 and #4 in our Top 25. From a fan perspective, we get a potential preview of that early on in the season, a treat … Continue reading Future Final Four Matchup? Baylor vs. Illinois Preview

NCAA Basketball Countdown: #2 Baylor

After being a top 5 team for most of the year and national championship contenders last season, we find Baylor right back at the top to start the season. 2019-20 Record: 26-4 National Championship Odds: +800 Big 12 Championship Odds: +165 Key Returners Jared Butler: 16.0 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 3.1 APG MaCio Teague: 13.9 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 1.9 APG Davion Mitchell: 9.9 PPG, 2.7 RPG, … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Countdown: #2 Baylor

Projecting the Impact of Denzel Mims in 2020

With the 59th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, the New York Jets selected Denzel Mims, the senior wide receiver out of Baylor. Mims had been generating first round buzz after putting up a sub-4.40 40 yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine in February, as a 6 foot 3, 207 pound player with elite athleticism. Many mock drafts had him pegged to the … Continue reading Projecting the Impact of Denzel Mims in 2020