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UNDATED (AP) — Art Briles, the former Baylor football coach fired three years ago after an investigation found the school had mishandled allegations of sexual misconduct and violence, has been hired to lead an East Texas high school program. Mount Vernon Superintendent says its board of trustees has approved a two-year contract with Briles.

UNDATED (AP) — Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa will be eligible to play next season. The NCAA's reinstatement committee agreed with an appeal filed by the school. The NCAA in February had declared De Sousa ineligible this past season and next season. The punishment came after De Sousa's named surfaced last summer in an FBI probe into corruption in college basketball.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Inclement weather has pushed the conclusion of the Baylor-TCU Big 12 Tournament game to Saturday morning after a delay of just over an hour on Friday night. A statement from the conference cited "unplayable field conditions." No. 6 seed TCU led No. 2 seed Baylor 5-2 heading into the top of the eighth inning of their elimination game.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gabe Holt had three hits and three RBIs to help top-seeded Texas Tech defeat Kansas 7-5 in a Big 12 Tournament elimination game. Tech will need to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia twice to reach the championship game.

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