Baylor plays in the Big 12.
Baylor University in Waco, Texas and Rice University in Houston, Texas were members of the college athletic conference called the Southwest Conference until it disbanded in 1996. Both private schools in the state of Texas with high academic standards, Baylor and Rice have continued to compete. Baylor is a member of the Big XII South Division while Rice is part of Conference USA.
The Big 12 Conference is a midwest conference. Teams include Texas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Kansas State, Kansas, Iowa State, TCU, and West Virginia.
Four of the former Southwest Conference teams joined the Big 12: Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Baylor and Texas University.
4 ... Texas, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, and Baylor.
The University of Texas, along with Baylor, Texas A&M and Texas Tech, all left the Southwest Conference and joined the newly-formed Big 12 Conference in 1996.
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Don Baylor's birth name is Don Edward Baylor.
Elgin Baylor's birth name is Elgin Gay Baylor.
Baylor University Chamber of Commerce's motto is 'Anything for Baylor'.