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Celebrating LGBTQ sports history: Derrick Gordon finds his freedom

Every day in October we’re looking back at the athletes, coaches and events that made LGBTQ sports history.

Celebrating LGBTQ sports history: Kye Allums, NCAA’s first D1 out transgender athlete

Every day in October we’re looking back at the athletes, coaches and events that made LGBTQ sports history

This week’s LGBT Sports winners, losers and Stanley Cup Qualifiers

The NHL is skating closer to the Stanley Cup playoffs as we look back at the big stories we’ve covered in the past 7 days.

NCAA postpones Idaho decision, reveals transgender athlete ‘policy review’

The Board of Governors tabled consideration of moving its Boise March Madness tournament games as it reviews its own policy on transgender athletes and awaits the outcome of a federal lawsuit on Idaho’s anti-trans law.

This gay college basketball player at Richmond started a club for Black LGBT students like her

Jaide Hinds-Clarke says embracing intersectionality is vital in her coming out journey.

Mitch Harrison’s journey made him ready for his ‘Titan’ moment

Mitch Harrison, the Titan Games’ first trans competitor, is no stranger to big stages. He gave an extended interview to Outsports.

30 Moments of Pride: Brittney Griner’s banner year at Baylor

Baylor University standout Brittney Griner was a three-time All-American, won 2 ESPY awards and was named AP Player of 2012, in addition to Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA Final Four.

30 Moments of Pride: Derrick Gordon is first person to play in March Madness with 3 teams

Gordon played for Western Kentucky and UMass before coming out and playing for Seton Hall.

Athletes and advocates call for NCAA to pull March Madness out of Boise in 2021

Athletes, students, and civil rights groups draft letter calling for NCAA to move Final Four in protest of Idaho’s ban on transgender student athletes.

WATCH: Gay college basketball coach featured on ‘Tamron Hall’ show

Matt Lynch, an openly gay men’s basketball coach, was featured in a Pride episode of the "Tamron Hall" show.

So who is eligible to be an underdog? Karleigh Webb sets the ground rules

We love them, root for them, make movies about them, but what qualifies someone to be an "underdog"?

Division I basketball coach sees profile raised since coming out as gay

Matt Lynch has found nothing but support since telling his story and is eager to share what he’s learned.

Jason Jaramillo: ‘I couldn’t imagine being a closeted coach’

An out college basketball assistant coach notes the best coaching comes from being your best self.

College basketball coach has seen incredible acceptance since coming out as trans

Layne Ingram had his team off to a hot start before injuries. He wants to spend 2020 making a difference for LGBTQ youth.

Sports are not immune from the Coronavirus. Now what?

As LGBTQ athletes and fans, we know fear all too well. We have lived with it, and overcome it. With the NCAA, NBA, MLB, NHL, MLS and more closing shop, what can we do now?

‘Stick to GRINDR’: University investigates anti-gay taunts at basketball game

Monmouth University’s president promises to investigate and address homophobic chants directed at a Siena College basketball player.

Small campus. Big pride.

Pride On The Court at Sarah Lawrence College took another leap forward in year three, and seeks more in year four.

Vanderbilt’s first Pride game was a win, even with a loss to South Carolina

Vanderbilt University’s Office of LGBTQI Life was saluted by more than 2,400 fans during the game.

Tulane women’s basketball team celebrates 3rd annual Pride Night

From drag queens singing the national anthem to on-court entertainment and education, fans of the Green Waves enjoyed a special night in New Orleans.

LGBT sports history: Remembering an inclusion advocate, NCAA president Myles Brand

Myles Brand was an advocate for LGBTQ inclusion in the NCAA when he was president.

Chris Burns: the D1 college coach who made LGBT sports history by coming out

Four years ago this month, Chris Burns became the first coach in NCAA Division 1 men’s basketball to come out as gay in an exclusive essay on Outsports.

The re-education of coach Russell Turner

Since the UC-Irvine basketball coach called a player ‘queen’ in the NCAA tournament, Russell Turner has educated himself and become a better person.

California university sports teams still traveling to 10 anti-LGBTQ states despite ban

An investigation by the Los Angeles Times uncovered how athletic departments and lawmakers have found ways around the travel ban.

All-Star engagement between WNBA’s Natasha Cloud and pro softball player Aleshia Ocasio

"Loving you is all I know how to do," Cloud posted on Instagram.

30 LGBTQ athletes who showed ‘Stonewall Spirit’: Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner is one of only 11 WNBA players who have earned an Olympic gold medal, FIBA World Cup gold medal, WNBA title and NCAA title.

Remembering Pulse’s youngest victim: basketball prospect Akyra Murray

Akyra Murray had signed a letter of intent to play basketball at an NCAA D2 college before being gunned down at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. on June 12, 2016.

‘Apology’ of UC-Irvine coach Russell Turner shows he really doesn’t get it

Russell Turner clearly doesn’t understand the full impact of what he did. Here are 3 things he can do to fix that.

Liberty University players celebrate their win with bible verses at In-N-Out Burger

The only school on "The Shame List" still competing in the NCAA Division 1 Men’s tournament enjoyed In-N-Out burgers after defeating Mississippi

Taylor Emery and Virginia Tech are off to a hot 3-0 start

Emery and the Hokies went to the WNIT final last year. Now they are looking for more and are off to a hot start in 2018.

Conservative Christian athlete found love from LGBTQ community she never expected

Stephanie McMahon had feared finding Common Ground with the LGBTQ community. Instead, she found a new commitment to God.

Former college basketball player says LGBTQ visibility more important than ever in sports

USC’s conference on National Coming Out Day will put the focus on LGBTQ athletes, Haley Videckis says.

Lexie Gerson named head basketball coach at Harcum College

Gerson has found success and acceptance as an out coach.