Nov. 25, 2012
WACO, Texas - Baylor's senior day football game against Oklahoma State has been set to kick off at 11 a.m. CT Saturday at Floyd Casey Stadium and will be televised live nationally on FX.
Baylor will be playing its ninth game on the FOX family of networks this season. BU has played on FSN five times and once each on FOX, FX and FCS. The OSU game will be the 23rd time in the last 24 games that Baylor has played on national television.
Baylor (6-5, 3-5 Big 12) is bowl eligible for the third consecutive season after Saturday's 52-45 overtime win against Texas Tech. If awarded a bowl bid, the Bears would go to bowl games in three consecutive seasons for the first time in program history. Oklahoma State (7-4, 5-3 Big 12) enters the game ranked No. 24 in the AP Top 25.
The Bears have won three of their last four games, including the program's first-ever win over a No. 1 ranked opponent, when Baylor beat Kansas State, 52-24, on Nov. 17. Baylor also knocked off Kansas 41-14 on Nov. 3.
Baylor has won 11 of its last 12 games at Floyd Casey Stadium. The Bears have scored 30 or more points in 16 of their last 18 games, and the Bears' quick-strike offense has 31 TDs on drives of two minutes or less this season.
Biletnikoff Award finalist Terrance Williams broke Baylor's single-season receiving yards record on Saturday, and he enters the OSU game leading the nation with 1,693 receiving yards on the season. Quarterback Nick Florence leads the nation with 389.5 yards of total offense per game and ranks second nationally with 347.7 passing yards per game. Williams and Florence are two of Baylor's 23 seniors who will be honored prior to Saturday's game.
Fans can purchase a McDonald's Family Four Pack to the Oklahoma State game for $120. The pack includes four tickets, four Dr. Peppers, four hot dogs and coupons for two McDonald's happy meals - a savings of 40 percent off face value. For tickets, go to www.BaylorBears.com/tickets, visit the Baylor Athletic Ticket Office inside the Ferrell Center or call 254-710-1000.