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Baylor football player's status on hold until university makes disciplinary decision

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Posted at 12:23 PM, Aug 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-29 14:31:35-04

At the weekly Baylor football press conference, head coach Jim Grobe said if the university has not made a disciplinary decision about Ishmael Zamora's animal abuse by Friday, he will not be playing.

Grobe said Zamora is listed as a starter on the depth chart, but his status is on hold until the university makes a disciplinary decision. 

Zamora was seen beating a dog with a belt in a video obtained by News Channel 25.

A petition demanding for the removal of Zamora on change.org has reached almost 15,000 signatures as of Monday morning. 

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