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KWTX-TV Waco
BU Names Philadelphia Firm For Review Of Sexual Violence PoliciesWACO (September 2, 2015) Baylor University regents Wednesday announced that the
BU Names Philadelphia Firm For Review Of Sexual Violence Policies
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 20 hours ago
WACO (September 2, 2015) Baylor University regents Wednesday announced that they’ve hired the Philadelphia law firm Pepper Hamilton LLP to conduct an independent investigation into the school’s handling of cases of alleged sexual violence in the wake... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise River Floating Season Open for Labor Day, But Not Saturday, SundayOriginally, the plan was to leave the Boise River shuttle running and the raft
Boise River Floating Season Open for Labor Day, But Not Saturday, Sunday
Boise Weekly / Posted 23 hours ago
Originally, the plan was to leave the Boise River shuttle running and the raft and tube rental shop open for one more weekend of the summer, but abysmal forecasts for Labor Day weekend put an end to that. Because of low temperatures and forecasted... Read more
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The Columbian
Initiative would raise cigarette tax to aid Idaho collegesBOISE – A group launched by former college friends is pitching a 2016 ballot in
Initiative would raise cigarette tax to aid Idaho colleges
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
BOISE – A group launched by former college friends is pitching a 2016 ballot initiative to raise Idaho’s cigarette tax by $1.50 a pack, and use the money to lower tuition at the state’s public colleges and universities. Bill Moran, a political... Read more
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Miami New Times
Here's What We've Learned From the Dolphins PreseasonJust one final tune-up game stands between the Miami Dolphins and the regular s
Here's What We've Learned From the Dolphins Preseason
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
Just one final tune-up game stands between the Miami Dolphins and the regular season; so it's time to stop speculating, and start assessing truthfully what the team has before the live bullets start to fire. This preseason has been overwhelming... Read more
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Boise Weekly
First Thursday: View the Future of Boise with CCDCConstruction is an inescapable fact of life in the City of Trees. From the Cent
First Thursday: View the Future of Boise with CCDC
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
Construction is an inescapable fact of life in the City of Trees. From the Central Addition at Fifth and Broad Streets to the Grove Plaza, Jack's Urban Meeting Place and the apartments off Capitol Boulevard near Boise State University—the city is... Read more
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Boise Weekly
School's In SessionMine has been a plague house for the past 10 days or so. After a summer of most
School's In Session
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
Mine has been a plague house for the past 10 days or so. After a summer of mostly good health, my children went back to daycare and promptly caught some kind of super-powered cold/flu bug, which every bit as promptly spread to my wife and me. As I... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise State Cures the Booze Blues (and Orange) With Alcohol DiversionBoise State University sophomore quarterback Ryan Finley is a rising star. As a
Boise State Cures the Booze Blues (and Orange) With Alcohol Diversion
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
Boise State University sophomore quarterback Ryan Finley is a rising star. As a redshirt freshman, Finley appeared in five games during the 2014-15 season, completing 12 out of 27 passes for 161 yards and two touchdowns. Broncos Head Coach Bryan... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
CP catches up with newly arrived novelist Ryan BlacketterRyan Blacketter has spent most of his life in the Pacific Northwest, in Oregon
CP catches up with newly arrived novelist Ryan Blacketter
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted yesterday
Ryan Blacketter has spent most of his life in the Pacific Northwest, in Oregon and Idaho, but never much felt like he belonged there. “I’m from Boise, and I go back to there every once in a while … but culturally it’s not really my thing,” he says.... Read more
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Boise Weekly
New Gameday Parking Options for Boise State Football FansBoise State University football fans will have a couple more parking options th
New Gameday Parking Options for Boise State Football Fans
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Boise State University football fans will have a couple more parking options this season, beginning with its Friday, Sept. 4, season opener against the University of Washington, led by former BSU coach Chris Petersen. Ada County officials announced... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Arbiter: Boise State Student Ticket System Crashes Ahead of Broncos Season OpenerWith anticipation building toward this Friday, Sept. 4, and the Boise State Uni
Arbiter: Boise State Student Ticket System Crashes Ahead of Broncos Season Opener
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
With anticipation building toward this Friday, Sept. 4, and the Boise State University football season opener when the Broncos take on former BSU coach Chris Petersen and his University of Washington Huskies, more than a few Boise State students took... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Life's Kitchen Prepares for Construction of New Facility in Garden CitySince its founding in 2003, Life's Kitchen—a nonprofit that focuses on bringing
Life's Kitchen Prepares for Construction of New Facility in Garden City
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Since its founding in 2003, Life's Kitchen—a nonprofit that focuses on bringing life skills training to at-risk young adults through the culinary arts—has operated out of the same cramped kitchen at the city of Boise's Housing and Community... Read more
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The Atlantic
Even Fake Traffic Is Bad for BirdsIn the autumns of 2012 and 2013, any hikers walking along a particular ridge in
Even Fake Traffic Is Bad for Birds
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
In the autumns of 2012 and 2013, any hikers walking along a particular ridge in Idaho’s Lucky Peak State Park would have become very confused. One minute they’d be enjoying the tranquil chirps and rustles of a temperate woodland. The next, they’d be... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
GeoGirls take on science at Mount St. HelensMOUNT ST. HELENS, Wash. (AP) - Mai Brodniak crouched on the bank of Coldwater L
GeoGirls take on science at Mount St. Helens
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
MOUNT ST. HELENS, Wash. (AP) - Mai Brodniak crouched on the bank of Coldwater Lake while Cynthia Gardner, a U.S. Geological Survey research geologist, showed her how to stack sieves with various sizes of screens to separate the lake's gravel by... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
Starr Recommends Outside Review After BU Player’s Rape ConvictionBaylor President Ken Starr (University photo) WACO (August 28, 2015) Baylor Un
Starr Recommends Outside Review After BU Player’s Rape Conviction
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
Baylor President Ken Starr (University photo) WACO (August 28, 2015) Baylor University President and Chancellor Ken Starr announced Friday he will recommend that the school’s regents authorize a review by outside counsel and called for zero... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
In Kentucky, the other 2016 race plays out for Rand PaulRepublican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) speaks to a large crow
In Kentucky, the other 2016 race plays out for Rand Paul
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) speaks to a large crowd inside of the Bishop Barnwell Room during a "Stand with Rand" rally on the campus of Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (Kyle Green/Idaho... Read more
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Connecticut Post
In Kentucky, the other 2016 race plays out for Rand Paulgallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6471692|article-gallery-6471692|0 gall
In Kentucky, the other 2016 race plays out for Rand Paul
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
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KBOI-TV Boise
Rand Paul campaigns in Treasure Valley BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul of Kentu
Rand Paul campaigns in Treasure Valley
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 6 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky stopped in Boise as part of his Western tour to rally support and attract voters in a red-dominated state that is likely to have... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
BU Player’s Father Says Briles Wasn’t Told About Violent AttackFelix Ukwuachu (Photo by John Carroll) HOUSTON (August 27, 2015) The father of
BU Player’s Father Says Briles Wasn’t Told About Violent Attack
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
Felix Ukwuachu (Photo by John Carroll) HOUSTON (August 27, 2015) The father of a former Baylor football player convicted of rape in an attack on an 18-year-old female athlete says he was present when Boise State head coach Chris Petersen called... Read more
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Boise Weekly
GOP Presidential Hopeful Sen. Rand Paul Visits BoiseRepublican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul spoke to Boise State University students at
GOP Presidential Hopeful Sen. Rand Paul Visits Boise
Boise Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul spoke to Boise State University students at the Boise State Student Union Building Aug. 27 as part of his ongoing bid for the GOP nomination for president of the United States. His introduction came from Idaho... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
College mat readyGrand Junction High School’s Isaac Rider is one of 16 recruits signing with the
College mat ready
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Grand Junction High School’s Isaac Rider is one of 16 recruits signing with the Colorado Mesa wrestling program. Three of the incoming freshmen, including Rider, were Colorado high school champions. The newcomers will give coach Chuck Pipher added... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Feds: Giant burned area in SW Idaho can be rehabilitated BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has the ability to res
Feds: Giant burned area in SW Idaho can be rehabilitated
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 7 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has the ability to reseed and rehabilitate a giant burned area on the Idaho-Oregon border where a wildfire scorched primary sage grouse... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Waco Aggravated Robbery Suspect Charged4th Fort Hood Soldier Guilty of Immigrant Smuggling in Texas4th Fort Hood Soldi
Waco Aggravated Robbery Suspect Charged
KCEN-TV / Posted 7 days ago
4th Fort Hood Soldier Guilty of Immigrant Smuggling in Texas4th Fort Hood Soldier Guilty of Immigrant Smuggling in Texas A fourth soldier from Fort Hood has pleaded guilty to using her U.S. Army identification or military gear to help transport... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Fourth Fort Hood Soldier Sentenced for Immigrant Smuggling BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A fourth soldier from Fort Hood has pleaded guilty
Fourth Fort Hood Soldier Sentenced for Immigrant Smuggling
KCEN-TV / Posted 8 days ago
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A fourth soldier from Fort Hood has pleaded guilty to using her U.S. Army identification or military gear... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Boise State: No Knowledge of Accusations Against Sam UkwuachuBOISE -- Boise State University issued a statement Tuesday regarding the convic
Boise State: No Knowledge of Accusations Against Sam Ukwuachu
KCEN-TV / Posted 8 days ago
BOISE -- Boise State University issued a statement Tuesday regarding the conviction of former BSU and Baylor University football player Sam Ukwuachu for sexual assault. The statement reads in part, "Boise State University never received any reports... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Big 12 Supports Prohibiting Transfers For Violence IssuesBig 12 Conference athletic directors are unanimously backing a proposal that wo
Big 12 Supports Prohibiting Transfers For Violence Issues
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
Big 12 Conference athletic directors are unanimously backing a proposal that would prohibit schools from accepting transfers who were disciplined for violent acts at their previous schools. In a text to The Associated Press, Big 12 Commissioner Bob... Read more
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Boise Weekly
College of Idaho Football Gives Caldwell Even 'More to Offer'The city of Caldwell's motto is "More to Offer," and the College of Idaho Coyot
College of Idaho Football Gives Caldwell Even 'More to Offer'
Boise Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
The city of Caldwell's motto is "More to Offer," and the College of Idaho Coyotes are living up to it in a big way. In 2014, the College of Idaho reintroduced football to its Caldwell campus and for the first time in nearly 40 years, the Boise State... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Big 12 supports prohibiting transfers for violence issuesBig 12 Conference athletic directors are unanimously backing a proposal that wo
Big 12 supports prohibiting transfers for violence issues
Warren Times Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Big 12 Conference athletic directors are unanimously backing a proposal that would prohibit schools from accepting transfers who were disciplined for violent acts at their previous schools. In a text to The Associated Press, Big 12 Commissioner Bob... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Boise St. had no knowledge of Ukwuachu violence toward womenBoise State University released a statement Tuesday saying it had no prior know
Boise St. had no knowledge of Ukwuachu violence toward women
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
Boise State University released a statement Tuesday saying it had no prior knowledge of Sam Ukwuachu being violent with his girlfriend while the two were students at the Idaho school. That would counter criticism the school told Baylor about... Read more
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ESPN
Boise State says Sam Ukwuachu's dismissal unrelated to domestic violence allegationsWACO, Texas -- Boise State officials said in a statement Tuesday that it never
Boise State says Sam Ukwuachu's dismissal unrelated to domestic violence allegations
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
WACO, Texas -- Boise State officials said in a statement Tuesday that it never received reports that former defensive end Sam Ukwuachu committed acts of violence against his girlfriend before he was dismissed from the football team in 2013. Why... Read more
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CBS Sports
Boise State: School did not receive reports of Ukwuachu violenceBoise State said Sam Ukwuachu's dismissal had 'nothing to do' with accusations
Boise State: School did not receive reports of Ukwuachu violence
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
Boise State said Sam Ukwuachu's dismissal had 'nothing to do' with accusations of violence. (USATSI) Amid mounting controversy over what Baylor knew concerning former Bear defensive end Sam Ukwuachu before his transfer into the program, Boise State... Read more
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SportingNews
Boise State denies knowledge of Sam Ukwuachu's history of domestic abuseBoise State issued a statement to the Idaho Statesman Tuesday night claiming th
Boise State denies knowledge of Sam Ukwuachu's history of domestic abuse
SportingNews / Posted 8 days ago
Boise State issued a statement to the Idaho Statesman Tuesday night claiming the University had no knowledge of former football player Sam Ukwuachu's violent history with women. Here is the full statement: The incidents and factors that contributed... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
Boise State: Ukwuachu’s Dismissal Didn’t Stem from AssaultSamuel Ukwuachu (Jail photo) WACO (August 25, 2015) Boise State University iss
Boise State: Ukwuachu’s Dismissal Didn’t Stem from Assault
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
Samuel Ukwuachu (Jail photo) WACO (August 25, 2015) Boise State University issued a statement to the Idaho Statesman Tuesday in which it said that ex-Baylor football player Sam Ukwuachu, who was convicted last week in Waco of raping a female Baylor... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Boise State denies knowledge of Ukwuachu being violent toward womenBoise State was entirely unaware of Sam Ukwuiachu‘s accusations of sexual assau
Boise State denies knowledge of Ukwuachu being violent toward women
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 8 days ago
Boise State was entirely unaware of Sam Ukwuiachu‘s accusations of sexual assault while he was a student-athlete at Boise State. That is the latest official word on what Boise State knew during his time in Boise, and it comes off looking like good... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworksDid you take the weekend off? Catch up with these stories. Sunshine tries to b
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworks
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Did you take the weekend off? Catch up with these stories. Sunshine tries to break through the hazy skies above the Academy in downtown Vancouver on Saturday afternoon. Smoke from Central Washington wildfires drifted west into the... Read more
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The Columbian
GeoGirls take on science at Mount St. HelensPrograms instills love of science in middle-school aged students. MOUNT ST. HE
GeoGirls take on science at Mount St. Helens
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Programs instills love of science in middle-school aged students. MOUNT ST. HELENS — Mai Brodniak crouched on the bank of Coldwater Lake while Cynthia Gardner, a U.S. Geological Survey research geologist, showed her how to stack sieves with various... Read more
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The Columbian
Nellie's Food Cart feeds drive to healTo follow Nellie's, go to www.catchthebus.org or check them out on Twitter at @
Nellie's Food Cart feeds drive to heal
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
To follow Nellie's, go to www.catchthebus.org or check them out on Twitter at @nelliesfoodcart. There's an irony in how a bus— that once caused deep grief and sorrow— can bring hope to a family and a community more than five years later. On the... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Baylor defensive end found guilty of sexual assaultWACO (KVUE)-- Baylor Bears defensive end Sam Ukwuachu will spend six months in
Baylor defensive end found guilty of sexual assault
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 12 days ago
WACO (KVUE)-- Baylor Bears defensive end Sam Ukwuachu will spend six months in prison and ten years on probation after he was found guilty Thursday evening of sexually a female student athlete in October 2013. The case has called into question how... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Baylor University to conduct investigation regarding sexual assault involving former football playerThe father of the victim of sexual assault in the case that involves a former f
Baylor University to conduct investigation regarding sexual assault involving former football player
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
The father of the victim of sexual assault in the case that involves a former football player said Baylor University could have done more. On Friday, Baylor University announced it will conduct a comprehensive internal investigation surrounding the... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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Christian Today
Football player from leading Baptist University jailed for sexual assaultA Baylor University football player was sentenced by a Texas judge on Friday to
Football player from leading Baptist University jailed for sexual assault
Christian Today / Posted 12 days ago
A Baylor University football player was sentenced by a Texas judge on Friday to six months in jail and 10 years probation for sexually assaulting a fellow student in 2013 in a case that raised questions about the school's conduct in handling the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Baylor football player sentenced to six months for sexual assaultDALLAS A Baylor University football player was sentenced by a Texas judge on Fr
Baylor football player sentenced to six months for sexual assault
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
DALLAS A Baylor University football player was sentenced by a Texas judge on Friday to six months in jail and 10 years probation for sexually assaulting a fellow student in 2013 in a case that raised questions about the school's conduct in handling... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
KY3 Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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News 8000
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful
Ukwuachu guilty: What did Baylor know before?
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
As recently as June, Baylor University's football coaching staff seemed hopeful that defensive end Sam Ukwuachu would finally be taking the field for the Bears. He would add depth to the defense for a team trying to reach the College Football... Read more
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