As its schedule shows, Baylor played a ton of high-scoring games. The Bears scored 40 or more points eight times in 12 games with a high of 66 vs. Texas Tech on Nov. 26.
Baylor opened its 2011 football season with a three-game winning streak, had a two-game losing streak in the middle of the season, and closed out with five wins in a row to earn an invitation to the Alamo Bowl opposite the University of Washington. The 15th-ranked Bears feature Heisman Trophy and Davey O’Brien winner Robert Griffin III.
Baylor University 2011 Schedule/Results
|Date||Opponent||Baylor Rnk||Opp Rnk||W/L||Score||Rec.|
|9/17/11||vs. Stephen F. Austin||19||—||W||48-0||2-0|
|10/1/11||at Kansas St.||15||—||L||36-35||3-1|
|10/1/11||vs. Iowa St.||25||—||W||49-26||4-1|
|10/15/11||at Texas A&M||20||21||L||55-28||4-2|
|10/29/11||at Okla. State||—||4||L||50-24||4-3|
|11/26/11||vs. Texas Tech||22||—||W||66-42||8-3|