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Baylor Football’s Homecoming Game Against Kansas To Kick At 2:30 p.m.

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Baylor football's Homecoming contest against Kansas on Oct. 15 will start at 2:30 p.m. and be televised on FS1, the Big 12 Conference announced Monday.

Baylor, ranked No. 13 in the AP Top 25 and No. 11 in the Amway Coaches polls, is off to a 5-0 overall start and a 2-0 mark in Big 12 play for the fourth-straight season and will enjoy its first off-week of 2016 before hosting Kansas.

Kansas is currently 1-3 on the year and 0-1 in Big 12 play. KU will host TCU Saturday at 11 a.m., before traveling to Waco the following week.

The Bears won last year’s game at Kansas, 66-7, and lead the all-time series between the two teams, 11-4. The Bears have never lost to the Jayhawks in Waco, holding a 7-0 advantage in the series. 

Baylor is 45-43-4 all-time in Homecoming games, but has won its last six. Included in that string of victories are two wins over the Jayhawks (2012, 41-14) and (2014, 60-14).

At this year's Homecoming game, fans are again asked to "Stripe McLane." Fans can check BaylorBears.com to see what color their section has been designated to wear for Baylor's third Homecoming game on the Brazos River. A special hashtag, #StripeMcLane, has been created for the promotion.

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