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Baylor Fires Coach Briles, Demotes President Starr In Response To Sexual Assault Scandal

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 27 / 16

Baylor made "sweeping personnel changes" at the school Thursday amid "an ongoing sexual assault scandal, including the removal of Ken Starr as president and Art Briles as head football coach," according to a front-page piece by Phillip Ericksen of the WACO TRIBUNE-HERALD. Philadelphia-based law firm...

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