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Baylor assistant football coach makes potential NCAA rules violation

Baylor assistant football coach makes potential NCAA rules violation

Baylor Coach Art Briles said Monday that he was embarrassed to find out that one of his assistant coaches was on the sideline during an Oklahoma home game, the second potential NCAA rules violation by his staff to be disclosed in as many weeks.

Briles said he wasn't aware beforehand that passing game coordinator Jeff Lebby, who is also his son-in-law, was going to be at the Sooners' game against Tulsa. When he found out, Briles said he called Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops after Saturday's game and apologized. Stoops alluded to an NCAA rule that prohibits off-campus, in-person scouting of future opponents.

"That seems to be...

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