Jason McCullough, superintendent of the Mount Vernon Independent School District, defended the decision to hire Art Briles, saying the district "vetted Coach Briles to the best of our ability."
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Art Briles was fired in the wake of Baylor's sexual assault scandal in 2016.
- Superintendent: Briles well vetted before hiring
- Fired Baylor coach Briles lands Texas HS job
- Judge orders firm to release docs in Baylor cases
- Baylor sued over handling of Nov. 2017 incident
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A federal judge in Texas ruled Thursday that a law firm must turn over thousands of records that lawyers believe will give a fuller accounting of how Baylor University responded to sexual assault allegations made by students.
A former Baylor equestrian athlete alleged the university took too long to investigate after she was allegedly assaulted by two football players in 2017.
Former Baylor football player Shawn Oakman says he wants to try to enter the NFL after being acquitted of sexual assault.
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Baylor coach Matt Rhule informed his staff he will remain at the school after interviewing for the New York Jets' head coaching vacancy, a source confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. He led the Bears to a 7-6 season, a bowl victory and a six-win improvement -- tied for the largest in the Power 5 -- in 2018.
Iowa held on to defeat Mississippi State, and Kentucky capped its best year since 1977 with a win over Penn State.