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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — David Tepper is entrusting Baylor’s Matt Rhule to lead the Carolina Panthers out of what he views as a cycle of “long term mediocrity.”

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When Baylor jumped out to a quick 25-point lead over Oklahoma three weeks ago, there was a sense for the Bears that they really did belong in those conversations about being a Big 12 contender — and maybe even bigger things.

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WACO — Queen Egbo had 20 points and 11 rebounds as No. 7 Baylor rebounded from its first loss in nearly a year with a 72-38 win over Georgia on Wednesday night.

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NORMAN, Okla. — During the first half of a showdown with Baylor last month, Oklahoma’s defense looked a lot like the unit that ranked among the worst in the nation a year ago.