Monday September 8th, 2014

Baylor Bears vs. Buffalo Bulls

The Baylor Bears take their 2-0 record on the road this week, making a trip to the MAC school Buffalo on Friday night. Baylor is coming off a 70-6 victory over FCS Northwestern State and is ranked No. 7 in the USA Today Coaches poll and No. 8 in the Associated Press poll. Buffalo is 1-1 after a 47-39 loss at Army Saturday.

This is the fourth meeting between the Bears and the Bulls, all since 2007, and Baylor is unbeaten in the series, including a 70-13 win last season.

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

Details for Friday's game are below:

Kickoff: 8:00 p.m. ET

Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.

TV coverage: ESPN

Radio: For a list of Buffalo affiliates, click here. For a list of Baylor affiliates, click here.

Game Facts

Baylor facts

Baylor put up 70 points last week without starting quarterback Bryce Petty and starting wide receivers Levi Norwood, Antwan Goodley, Corey Coleman and Clay Fuller.

The Bears have scored 30 or more points in 31 of their last 34 games and have eclipsed 40 points in 27 of those games.

Freshman wide receiver KD Cannon tied a school record with three touchdown catches in the game against Northwestern State, and his 223 receiving yards were second in school history. 

Sophomore quarterback Seth Russell made his first career start and threw for 438 yards and five touchdowns in the first half before sitting out the second half. Both are school records for one half.

Baylor had two players rush for more than 100 yards in a game for the for the first time since Nov. 16 against Texas Tech. Johnny Jefferson had 107 yards on 20 carries and Silas Nacita carried 14 times for 104 yards.

The Bears haven’t allowed a touchdown in their first two games at McLane Stadium.

Baylor’s win over Northwestern State was its 12th straight at home, a school record. Its last loss at home was to TCU on Oct. 13, 2012.

The Bears have scored 70 or more points five times in their last nine home games.

Linebacker Bryce Hager had 11 tackles for his ninth career game in double digits.

At 31-10 since 2011, Baylor has the highest winning percentage of all FBS teams in Texas.

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