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College football linebacker was openly gay

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Scott Cooper just finished his senior season. He found true acceptance on his Augsburg College football team, which included him being asked by a coach to speak on National Coming Out Day and...

Watch: Hangout with gay linebacker Scott Cooper

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Cooper talks football, religion and his future.

Jourdan Elyse Sayers is out at Columbia University

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Sayers has found acceptance despite the casual homophobia she has heard for years.

College ballplayer Chandler Whitney comes out

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Whitney found complete acceptance from his Walla Walla Community College baseball team when he came out to them just days after his boyfriend, Conner Mertens, came out to his college football team.

Podcast: College athletes coming out & Super Bowl!

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We've gone live with our podcasts! Today we talked about the Broncos and Seahawks matchup in the Super Bowl and college athletes coming out in droves!

College lacrosse player comes out in fun ways

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While nobody quite knew how to handle a gay player when Richards came out, the entire Kenyon lacrosse team now again calls him their lax bro.

'The U' welcomes LGBT athletes

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The University of Miami Hurricanes make powerful, inclusive You Can Play video

Outsports' 30 most-read stories of the year

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Gay athletes came out, and straight athletes stripped down, in our most popular stories of 2013

Podcast: UNC and Temple take big steps

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Tar Heels from a bunch of sports -- including football and men's basketball -- make it clear that Chapel Hill is a place where LGBT athletes can shine

Gay ex-Temple gymnasts plead for sport to be saved

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The university will cut men's gymnastics, but three gay former gymnasts talk about how the program nurtured a brotherhood that embraced everyone and helped them out of the closet.

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