Jamie Dixon won't use the word "unexpected" while describing the abrupt departures of freshman center Steven Adams and junior guard Trey Zeigler.
We asked rival coaches to assess each of the 50 players on the Wooden Award's preseason watch list.
Guard John Lucas III has decided to transfer from Baylor to Oklahoma State. He is the fourth Bear to transfer this year.
Forward Andre Patterson is transferring from UCLA to Tennessee, and a center prospect decommitted from Washington.
The NCAA waived its rule requiring transfer students to sit out one year for members of Baylor's hoops squad.
Former Baylor forward Lawrence Roberts has transferred to Mississippi State and 2003 signee Tyrone Nelson is headed to Prairie View A&M.