Less than four months now separates Baylor from the opening of its brand-new and long-awaited McLane Stadium. The Dallas Morning News has provided a small photo update, which is fun to compare against the progress from five weeks ago of Houston’s new stadium 185 miles to the southeast.

The exterior, shot from the banks of the Brazos River.

The scoreboard, with a shot of Baylor’s practice fields, indoor facility, basketball’s Ferrell Center and baseball’s Baylor Ballpark across the river.

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The scoreboard, with a nice look at the surrounding area. Waco is pretty flat.

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Finally, a panoramic shot. 

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