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Fast Forward Week 1 Liberty vs. Baylor “Inside The Numbers”

Liberty vs. Baylor
Baylor won 7 games in 2016 against 6 FBS opponents (SMU, Rice, Oklahoma State, Iowa State, Kansas and Boise State) with a combined overall record of 33-41 or .445%. The Bears won those games by a total score of 238-108 pr 21.6 points per game.


Baylor lost 6 games in 2016 against FBS opponents (Texas, TCU, Oklahoma, Kansas State, Texas Tech and West Virginia) with a combined overall record of 46-30 or .605%. The Bears lost those games by a total score of 262-157 or 17.5 points per game. All six losses were in conference play against Big 12 foes.

Baylor was 3-6 against Big 12 opponents in 2016. The Bears won those three games by a total score of 129-73 or 18.6 points per game.



Since 2009, Baylor is 8-0 vs. FBS and FCS opponents on week one of the college football season. The Bears have those games by a total score of 368-127 or 30.1 points per game.




Baylor has new head coach Matt Rhule who was the former head coach for Temple.



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