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Big 12 players expected to have impact seasons in 2022

Apr. 26, 2022 16:30 PM EDT

Some Big 12 Conference players to watch next season: BAYLOR: Redshirt sophomore Lorando Johnson, a former four-star recruit known as “Snaxx,” is expected to take over the hybrid linebacker-defensive back spot in the Bears defense. Jalen Pitre was the Big 12 defensive player of...

Baylor, AD Mack Rhoades agree on 10-year contract extension

Apr. 04, 2022 19:14 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor announced a 10-year contract extension for athletic director Mack Rhoades on Monday, saying the deal would allow him to “complete his career” at the Big 12 school. Rhoades joined Baylor in 2016 after Ian McCaw resigned following an investigation that...

6 ex-Cyclones will be inducted into Iowa St Hall of Fame

Mar. 08, 2022 11:35 AM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Six former athletes representing five sports will be inducted into the Iowa State Athletics Hall of Fame in September, the school announced Tuesday. The induction ceremony will be Sept. 23 at the Sukup End Zone Club in Ames, and the six will be honored at halftime...

Briles out at Grambling less than 1 week after being hired

Feb. 28, 2022 19:13 PM EST

Art Briles' tenure as offensive coordinator at Grambling State is over less than a week after it started. The former disgraced Baylor coach said he didn't want to be a “distraction” at the prominent HBCU with a storied football program in northern Louisiana, leaving the program...

Art Briles out at Grambling after school criticized for hiring the disgraced former Baylor football coach

Feb. 28, 2022 18:35 PM EST
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Art Briles out at Grambling after school criticized for hiring the disgraced former Baylor football coach.

Grambling hires former Baylor coach Briles as top assistant

Feb. 25, 2022 01:10 AM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Grambling State football coach Hue Jackson has hired disgraced former Baylor coach Art Briles as offensive coordinator, the university confirmed Thursday. Briles has not worked in college football since 2016, when he was fired by Baylor after an investigation...