BLF Gameday Tailgates

We hope you’ll make the Baylor Line Foundation part of your Baylor Football gameday experience by joining us each home game for our gameday tailgates. Starting two and a half hours prior to kickoff, we’ll have food, drinks, and fun times at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame (1108 S University Parks Dr.). These tailgates, which are free and open to BLF members and up to four family members (or friends)*, are made possible through the generous support of our …

Bryan FonvilleTailgate with the Baylor Line Foundation
Trust the Process - A Q&A with Baylor Head Football Coach Matt Rhule

When Matt Rhule arrived in Waco last December as Baylor’s new head football coach, the program was, to put it charitably, under siege thanks to a sexual-assault scandal. Rhule rolled up his sleeves and got to work, focusing on offering players some much-needed stability and on offering members of the Baylor Family hope for the future. Rhule grew up in New York City. His family moved to State College, Pennsylvania and he attended Penn State University, where he was a …

Bryan FonvilleTrust the Process: A Q&A with Baylor Football Coach Matt Rhule

UPDATE ON GAME TIME: The Baylor Line Foundation’s annual Homecoming Tailgate will be held on October 15, 2016, at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame (TSHOF) prior to the game against the University of Kansas.  Kickoff time has been set for 2:30, so the tailgate will begin at 11 a.m. Unlike last year, the TSHOF will not be offering VIP parking or a shuttle, but we will continue to offer a dry place to see old friends and meet new ones …

Baylor Line FoundationReserve your place at our 2016 Homecoming Tailgate!

Original Populous plans and renderings show Hughes-Dillard Alumni Center did not need to be demolished. “[The Stadium Project] will require removal of the Hughes-Dillard Center this summer in order to make way for the approach to the stadium.”  Baylor President Ken Starr Letter to Baylor Nation, June 10, 2013. [LINK] “Populous, our renowned architectural firm, has been insistent in its judgment that Baylor Stadium needs to include a grand pathway…. A sidewalk circumventing Hughes-Dillard is not functional because it would …

Baylor Line FoundationLitigation Update: New evidence received from McLane Stadium architect shows it was not necessary to demolish Hughes-Dillard Alumni Center

If form holds true, then the presence this Saturday of ESPN Game Day on campus and a big win on national television (ABC) over the University of Oklahoma will translate into more donations to the university as a whole. Athletics are “the window by which the world looks at your university,” said former Baylor football coach Grant Teaff, who was part of a panel at the Baylor Institute for Faith and Learning’s annual Symposium on Faith and Culture, which drew …

Baylor Line FoundationBaylor IFL symposium panelists agree success on football field leads to success in fundraising

“My parents show me where they first met every single time we drive down to Baylor.” “To many, $1,000 may seem miniscule, but to me it means approximately 103 hours that I can spend studying, building relationships on campus, and working to improve the community around me instead of standing behind a counter at work.” When football season rolls around, we expect that many alumni and their families will converge on McLane Stadium wearing their new BAA BattleHands spirit gloves, available …

Baylor Line FoundationBAA BattleHands spirit gloves will let you Sic ‘Em! in style…and support a great cause

BAA members will receive sharp discounts on admission and family memberships to the Texas Sports Hall of Fame (TSHOF) as part of its new sponsorship of the TSHOF’s Lone Star Tailgates for the 2015 home football season. “We are actively looking for new ways to add value to our members’ Life and Annual memberships,” said BAA Chief Marketing Officer Peter Osborne.  “We are proud to add the Texas Sports Hall of Fame to a benefits package that offers significant discounts to the places the …

Baylor Line FoundationBAA partners with Texas Sports Hall of Fame on Lone Star Tailgate sponsorship, new member benefits

250+ alumni and family members had so much fun at the Baylor Alumni Association (BAA) Homecoming Tailgate that we’ve decided to do it again — just before the final home game of the season against Kansas State, in a battle that could determine whether the Bears go to the College Football Playoff. Once again, the BAA is partnering with the Texas Sports Hall of Fame & Museum to host the tailgate inside the museum, just a short walk to McLane Stadium. …

Baylor Line FoundationThe BAA Homecoming Tailgate was so great, we’re going to do it again — before the Kansas State game on Dec. 6!

We had a terrific turnout of more than 250 BAA members. families and friends at our annual Homecoming Tailgate just before Baylor beat Kansas in Big 12 football action.  It was a great opportunity to reconnect with old friends and make new ones…and we were particularly pleased with the smiles on everyone’s face and the opportunity to discuss the future direction of the BAA. Take a look at these pictures from the event, which was held at the Texas Sports …

Baylor Line Foundation250+ attend BAA Homecoming Tailgate…and we have pictures!

The Baylor Alumni Association (BAA) is partnering with the Texas Sports Hall of Fame & Museum to host our annual Homecoming Tailgate inside the museum, just a short walk to McLane Stadium. Saturday, November 1 BAA Homecoming Tailgate  11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Texas Sports Hall of Fame & Museum 1108 S. University Parks Drive Waco, TX  76706   Advance tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children.  Tickets at the door are $15 for adults and $10 for …

Baylor Line FoundationJoin us for our annual Homecoming Tailgate!