Baylor Athletic Director Tom Stanton Releases Statement

July 21, 2003

Baylor Director of Athletics Tom Stanton released the following statement Monday, July 21, at 10 p.m. CT regarding the day's news related to missing Baylor basketball player Patrick Dennehy:

"We are struggling to find the right words and actions that would ease the pain of everyone connected to Patrick. We hope and believe that our thoughts and prayers are helpful. Those thoughts and prayers are constant in these moments. There are no words to describe our grief or our feelings right now."

For more information, contact: Scott Stricklin, (254) 710-2743,