Football Announces Signing Day Coverage

Jan. 30, 2017

#SignBU Central |  Inside #SignBU 2017 |  Press Conference

WACO, Texas - Baylor football will add new student-athletes to the BU family during Wednesday's National Signing Day. will have full coverage of the event, highlighted by "Inside #SignBU," a free live web stream.

Derek Smith and Jacquelyn Kellar will anchor the coverage starting at 7 a.m. CT from the football offices inside the Simpson Athletics and Academic Center. As National Letters of Intent are confirmed, Baylor coaches will join the live "Inside #SignBU" program to breakdown the recruiting class. The stream will also include live look-ins to the NLI approval room as the football staff receives letters from around the country.

Beyond the web show, will have a full web site dedicated to #SignBU with signee bios, player profile cards and video highlights as each signee becomes official.

At 1 p.m. CT, FOX Sports Southwest will carry a one-hour live program, “Baylor Signing Day Special presented by Southwest Sports Medicine”, recapping the day’s events, which will also be hosted by Smith and Keller. The show will include an interview with head coach Matt Rhule and highlight each of the Baylor newcomers.

Rhule will introduce his inaugural class at a 3 p.m. CT press conference, which will be streamed live on

Baylor Athletics' social media platforms will provide full coverage of the day. On Twitter, follow @BUFootball for updates, like Baylor Athletics on Facebook to be part of the day's conversation and follow @BUFootball on Instagram and Snapchat for personalized profile graphics for each signee.

Separate live streams will be offered on Periscope by @BUFootball and on Facebook by Baylor Athletics. These streams will feature behind-the-scenes access with players and coaches.

Following the live coverage, will have a complete recap of the day at the event and a condensed version of the live web stream.



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