Between The Lines: John Morris

by Baylor Line Foundation | May 30, 2019

In his 33rd season overall broadcasting Baylor Bear Football, the 2019-2020 school year is the 25th for John Morris in his role as the signature voice of Baylor Athletics. Officially, he is Baylor’s Assistant Athletic Director for Broadcasting following in the footsteps of legendary Baylor announcer Frank Fallon. Morris worked alongside Fallon for eight years on the Baylor football broadcasts (1987-1995) and his duties now include play-by-play for Baylor football and men’s basketball in addition to daily Baylor and Big 12 programming and the daily “John Morris Show” on flagship station 1660 ESPN Radio in Waco. He begins the 2019 season having broadcast 367 consecutive B.U. Football games. In 2013, he was a finalist for Texas Sportscaster of the Year from the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. Morris has also broadcast Baylor Baseball, Softball, Women’s Basketball, Tennis, Soccer, Volleyball, Equestrian, Track & Field and Acrobatics & Tumbling.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *