ABC News: Sports 31 March 2018

Baylor paid Art Briles $15.1 million after ouster

Baylor University paid former football coach Art Briles $15.1 million and former president Kenneth Starr $4.5 million after they were forced out in wake of the university's sexual assault scandal in 2016, according to federal tax forms recently filed by the school. The settlements, which were previously undisclosed, were included in Baylor's 990 tax forms for 2016, which were recently filed with the Internal Revenue Service. The Dallas Morning News first reported the settlements. Briles, 62, was fired as Baylor's coach on June 24, 2016, and he received less than half of the $39 million he was owed under the terms of his contract. He had eight years remaining on a 10-year contract extension that he signed in November 2013. The tax returns revealed Briles was paid about $6.19 million per season, which would have made him the Big 12's highest-paid coach and one of the highest paid in the FBS. Starr, who was initially demoted from president and chancellor and then...

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Miami Marathon: Marlins top Cubs 2-1 in 17 innings

Miguel Rojas hits RBI single in 17th inning as Miami Marlins top Chicago Cubs 2-1

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Green's 3-pointer at buzzer lifts Rockets over Suns 104-103

Gerald Green made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to help the Houston Rockets rally from a 21-point second-half deficit for a 104-103 win over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night

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UConn-beaters Mississippi State, Notre Dame play for title

The teams that are already part of Final Four lore for pulling off the big upsets of UConn will play for a title of their own. Mississippi State and Notre Dame won their semifinal games in overtime, with the Irish knocking off the unbeaten Huskies

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