June 18, 2024

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Hue Jackson’s foundation defends decision to hire Art Briles

Editor’s note: This story incorporates accounts of sexual assault. If you or another person you know is a survivor of sexual assault, call the Countrywide Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or at https://www.rainn.org.

Grambling State’s selecting of former Baylor mentor Art Briles drew rapid blowback from the college or university soccer globe. On Friday, the foundation for Grambling Condition head mentor Hue Jackson released a community letter defending the choice, pledging to “support Coach Briles and all victims of assault, violence, social and racial injustices.”