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Here's The Text Message Art Briles Sent His Team When He Learned He Was Fired

Thursday morning, Baylor announced that head football coach Art Briles, who had been with the program the past eight years, had been fired amidst a sexual assault scandal. The school also announced a number of other personnel changes - which you can read about here.

Briles informed his players of the news via text just before the official announcement - which led to many of them taking to Twitter to vent their frustration. Jessica Morrey of KCEN was able to get her hands on a screenshot of the text. Check it out:

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Briles put together a 65-37 record during his time in Waco.