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5/26/2016

Baylor demotes Starr, fires coach amid sex assaults scandal

Baylor demotes Starr, fires coach amid sex assaults scandal

Posted 12:42 PM 5/26/2016 by Jim Vertuno, The Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Baylor University demoted school President Ken Starr and fired football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against players.

The board of regents (More)

5/25/2016

Santos falls in women's tennis NCAA round of 64

Santos falls in women's tennis NCAA round of 64

Posted 9:00 AM 5/26/2016 by Holly Sias, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

TULSA, Okla. — Missouri Tigers junior tennis player Bea Machado Santos fell in the first round 6-3, 2-6 to No. 16 ranked Klara Fabikova in the NCAA Division 1 singles tournament.

Santos was the first Mizzou player to compete in the tournament since 2003.

Fabikova led the first (More)

5/23/2016

TARGET 8: Local high school football soars, despite national drop

TARGET 8: Local high school football soars, despite national drop

Posted 7:04 PM 5/23/2016 by Landon Burke, KOMU 8 Anchor

COLUMBIA - A national decrease in high school football participation has been attributed to heightened awareness of concussions. The game of football was thrust into a new spotlight after thousands (More)

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