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Swimmers' crush on Zac Efron a sign he was gay

Nick Jessee has been out since he was a high school freshman and there was never any looking back. The freshman swimmer at St. Louis University wins respect and accolades from his team.

Swimmers' crush on Zac Efron a sign he was gay

Nick Jessee has been out since he was a high school freshman and there was never any looking back. The freshman swimmer at St. Louis University wins respect and accolades from his team.

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The church can learn from sports on gay issues

There are three basic similarities between sports and the Christian church that should help bridge gaps with the LGBT community.

The church can learn from sports on gay issues

There are three basic similarities between sports and the Christian church that should help bridge gaps with the LGBT community.

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Soccer coaches association talks LGBT inclusion

Dan Woog hosts online hangout to discuss the importance of LGBT inclusion in soccer, and how coaches can make that happen.

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Soccer coaches association talks LGBT inclusion

Dan Woog hosts online hangout to discuss the importance of LGBT inclusion in soccer, and how coaches can make that happen.

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Brittney Griner scores with revealing memoir

The raw emotions behind it pour out in beautifully complicated, unpurified form. Repression is a recurrent theme.

Brittney Griner scores with revealing memoir

The raw emotions behind it pour out in beautifully complicated, unpurified form. Repression is a recurrent theme.

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Adorable Navy baseball players' 'Frozen' video

How cute. A video of Navy baseball players Matt Kilby and Brad Borosak singing "Love Is An Open Door" from "Frozen" has gone viral, with nearly a million views. Kilby, a pitcher, is driving, and...

Adorable Navy baseball players' 'Frozen' video

How cute. A video of Navy baseball players Matt Kilby and Brad Borosak singing "Love Is An Open Door" from "Frozen" has gone viral, with nearly a million views. Kilby, a pitcher, is driving, and...

WWE partners with NOH8 for gay marriage support

Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, Darren Young and others appear in NOH8 campaign to support LGBT equality.

Homophobic World Cup T-shirts sell out quickly

Brazilian retailer defends their production as "irreverent."

Erskine College volleyball gets NCAA berth

Erskine College, with gay players Drew Davis and Juan Varona, will play for the national championship in Chicago in two weeks.

HBO Real Sports visits with Fallon Fox tonight

Fallon Fox sits down with HBO's Real Sports with Bryan Gumbel and gives insights into her personal and professional life she hasn't shared before.

Podcast: Cheer for anti-gay athletes? Michael Sam.

Can you cheer for a guy like Bubba Watson, who says being gay is a sin?

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Watch: Esiason, 'Gays in sports soon not a story'

Former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason shares his thoughts on gays in sports.

Arizona swimmer finds freedom after coming out

"I realize that now that I don’t have weight on my shoulders to keep my head down," Lauren Elizabeth Neidigh writes. After she comes out, she finds an inner peace that was lacking.

6 NFL teams most interested in picking Michael Sam

Ravens, Falcons, Patriots, Colts, Browns and Jets show interest in the openly gay player.

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Bubba Watson, Masters champ: 'Being gay is a sin'

Bubba Watson, who leads The Masters after Day Two, says "your'e not supposed to be gay." Go Brendt Snedeker!

'2 of us are gay.' UVA swimmers promote diversity

What is diversity? Students at the University of Virginia wanted to show that it is more than a buzzword and to make the campus more inclusive. Along those lines, three students created an awesome...

For sailor, Gay Games the 'greatest gift of all'

Emy Ritt is excited about the sailing events in Cleveland, her fifth Gay Games after discovering the event.

Aussie rugby player: 'I'm in love with a gay man'

Clyde Rathbone, a rugby union player for the Brumbies in Australia, begins his column in the Canberra Times this way: I'm in love with a gay man. It's a bromance born out of deep respect and...

Size matters in the locker room, research finds

Interviews with British athletes confirm what we all know -- guys look and compare, and the bigger the better.

College football player Mitch Eby comes out as gay

Eby gave a moving coming-out speech to his Chapman University football team on March 18 that sent them into applause. One teammate called him his hero.

Former Vanderbilt & Navy footballer on being gay

Gay former offensive lineman Garrett Snoeyenbos had stints at Vanderbilt and Navy before leaving a sport he felt told him he didn't belong.

'Mom, I'm gay.' U of Virginia swimmer comes out

Parker Camp swims for the University of Virginia. Coming out to his teammates was easy compared to his religious mother. He wrote his mom a beautiful coming out letter. The result was unconditional love and a burden lifted.

With another out gay player, basketball scores

Derrick Gordon is the latest in a series of "firsts" in the sport for gay players and he won't be the last. Don't expect a flood of more athletes to follow, but change is inexorable.

College catcher Matt Kaplon comes out as gay

Applause and respect greeted Kaplon who found the strength to come out after reading the stories of other gay athletes.

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