Mayfield was a Heisman finalist along with teammate Dede Westbrook. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was arrested Saturday morning in Fayetteville, Arkansas, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s office. The booking log on the sheriff’s website said Mayfield was booked at 8:21 a.m. on charges of public intoxication, disorderly conduct, fleeing and resisting arrest.
There’s at least one legislator in Texas that wants the state to get involved with the sexual assault scandal at Baylor. Texas state representative Roland Gutierrez filed HR 644 on Friday, asking Texas governor Greg Abbot to have the Texas Rangers investigate “the obstruction of justice surrounding the sexual assault of young female students at Baylor University.” The resolution goes on to say that “the level of cover-up that has been both reported and also admitted at this point is appalling,” Baylor fired coach Art Briles in May following an investigation into allegations of rape at the school that showed it failed to comply with Title IX regulations and sometimes even discouraged the reporting
Though she isn’t the most visible coach on Baylor’s campus, women’s basketball coach Kim Mulkey is certainly the most accomplished. In her 17th season on campus, Mulkey has led the Lady Bears to two national championships, three Final Fours, eight Big 12 championships and a run of six consecutive Sweet 16 visits. She has mostly remained silent through the school’s ongoing sexual assault scandal, but spoke up Saturday night after an 86-48 thrashing of Texas Tech that saw Baylor clinch its seventh consecutive conference championship and Mulkey secure her 500th win in Waco. “If somebody’s around you and they ever say, ‘I will never send my daughter to Baylor,’ you knock them right in the face,”