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The American Football Coaches Association canceled former Baylor coach Art Briles’ appearance at the organization’s convention Tuesday in Charlotte, N.C.

UPDATE, Monday 9:38 a.m.: The American football Coaches Association has canceled Briles' appearance at the coaches' convention. In a statement released on twitter, AFCA executive director Todd Berry said, in part: "Art Briles was scheduled to speak at the 2018 AFCA Convention. However, due to concerns, we have decided to cancel his session. I'm saddened that our coaches have lost an opportunity."

Temple University cornerback Derrek Thomas will transfer to Baylor for his final season of eligibility, according to reports.

Baylor running back JaMycal Hasty and linebacker D.J. Artis will serve suspensions in the 2018 Big 12 opener against Kansas for their roles in a scuffle between Baylor and TCU football players during Friday’s game in Fort Worth.

FORT WORTH — Baylor has suffered a remarkable number of injuries throughout the season, and it wasn’t any different in Friday’s season-ending 45-22 loss to No. 10 TCU as freshman quarterback Charlie Brewer went out with a dislocated shoulder late in the third quarter.

With only one win heading into the final game of the season, Baylor will be a heavy underdog when it faces No. 10 TCU at 11 a.m. Friday at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth.

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With only two games left in a painful, difficult season, Baylor still wants to make the most of its remaining time and send out the seniors with some great final memories.

Though freshman Charlie Brewer gave Baylor a huge shot of energy last weekend, Matt Rhule is still leaning toward starting sophomore Zach Smith at quarterback against Texas in Saturday’s game at McLane Stadium.

Baylor coach Matt Rhule said sophomore Zach Smith remained the starting quarterback as of Monday, but the competition with freshman Charlie Brewer will continue throughout the week leading up to Saturday’s game against Texas at McLane Stadium.

The die-hard Baylor fans who stuck around late Saturday night weren’t celebrating a Big 12 championship or even an emotional win in the final seconds at McLane Stadium.