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Suit alleges Baylor failures under new policies

A Title IX lawsuit filed Monday says a recent sexual assault investigation "directly contradicted any assurance that meaningful change had occurred" at Baylor following the sexual violence scandal involving the football program.

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7dPaula Lavigne

Ex-student settles Title IX suit against Baylor

Former Baylor student Jasmin Hernandez, who filed a Title IX lawsuit alleging the university improperly responded to allegations of assault or abuse, reached an undisclosed financial settlement after a daylong mediation Saturday.

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7dTodd McShay

McShay's 2018 NFL draft Top 10 RBs: Jalen Hurd

Hurd has to sit out the 2017 season after the former Tennessee back transferred to Baylor. He's practicing as a wide receiver for the Bears, but his upside as a running back could be higher.

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11dPaula Lavigne

Judge rules Baylor must release documents

A federal judge in Texas has ruled that Baylor must release underlying documents in its investigation into the school's handling of sexual violence that led to the ouster of its president and firing of head football coach Art Briles last year.

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College Football coaches play with fidget spinners (1:01)
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Tackle dummy mows down Baylor staffer (0:28)
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Coaches discuss the College Football Playoff (1:36)
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29dGerry Hamilton

Who has the nation's fastest recruiting class?

It's no surprise that teams are on the hunt for prospects with great speed, but the surprising part might be which teams are landing them.

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Will Sooners three-peat?

Oklahoma is the favorite to win the Big 12 for the third consecutive season. In-state rival Oklahoma State has the second-best odds behind Heisman hopeful Mason Rudolph. Or will Tom Herman return the Longhorns back to the top of the conference?

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Rhule's vision for a successful Baylor season (0:59)
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34dMark Schlabach

Baylor's Blanchard charged in Feb. incident

Baylor defensive back Travon Blanchard has been arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault family violence stemming from a February incident.

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Baylor success not about wins and losses next season (1:37)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

New Baylor coach Matt Rhule has been candid and genuine so far at Big 12 media days.

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35dMitch Sherman

Rhule envisions 'bright new future' for Baylor

New Baylor head coach Matt Rhule says his program is "committed to getting the wrongs of the past corrected" and "a bright new future" for the Bears' program.

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Baylor coach Matt Rhule prepared an extensive opening statement and primarily read from it to start at Big 12 media days. Easy to see that it's a bit harrowing to be in his position. Rhule referenced the sexual-assault scandal at the school, saying that he's confident changes will make Baylor "better and stronger." But he said he will not comment on specifics of the continuing investigation.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Baylor coach Matt Rhule on his team's offensive line depth: "No one can get hurt on the offensive line; they're not allowed to," Rhule said with a chuckle.

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New era in Big 12

The Big 12 will have plenty of changes at the top as Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley enters his first year as head coach while Texas goes with Tom Herman and Baylor with Matt Rhule.

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