April 16, 2010
WACO, Texas - Central Texas residents are invited to join in celebrating the 2010 Baylor men's and women's basketball seasons Monday, April 19, in a special event coordinated by local community mayors. The event is scheduled for 5 p.m. CDT in the Ferrell Center.
Both men's and women's basketball coaching staffs and players will be on hand for autographs and photo opportunities. Fans are asked to come dressed in green and gold to the event, which is free and open to the public.
The Baylor Bears advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time in the modern tournament era, finishing the season with a 28-8 overall record and 11-5 mark in Big 12 play. The Lady Bears advanced to the NCAA Women's Final Four for the second time in five seasons and ended the year 27-10 overall.