Baylor Bears

Rhule says Baylor committed to correct wrongs of the past

Matt Rhule made reference to Baylor's sexual assault scandal even before taking questions during his first appearance at Big 12 football media days.

When Rhule became the Bears coach last December, he knew there would be challenges. For him, that also meant a tremendous opportunity.

"What I've learned in my time at Baylor and Waco is we're not running from the past, but rather we're learning from it," Rhule said Tuesday, eight days before the start of preseason practice. "We're truly committed to getting the wrongs of the past corrected into a bright new future."

Several federal Title IX discrimination lawsuits are still pending against Baylor from...