Brittney Griner , the lesbian basketball star who has been praised for being "out and proud," recently revealed that her Baylor University basketball coach Kim Mulkey wanted gay players to keep quiet about their sexuality. During an interview with Maggie Gray of Sports Illustrated, the new Phoenix Mercury player spoke at length about her sexuality, although she stated that she was out since the 9th grade. The basketball player, who recently scored an endorsement deal with Nike , said the "law" was disguised as concern about putting her private life out in the street. It was just kind of one of those things like just don't do it," she explained.
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The use of software that blocks ads hinders our ability to serve you the content you came here to enjoy. We ask that you consider turning off your ad blocker so we can deliver you the best experience possible while you are here. The opening meet was delayed eight days because of the historic winter storm that hit Central Texas last week. To say we are hungry is an understatement. Courtney Pate Oates was part of the first two national championship teams at Baylor and also served as a volunteer coach for the Bears before starting the program at West Virginia Wesleyan and then returning to do the same thing at UMHB. I knew at that point, she was all-in. We were thrilled when she got to come.
Briles spent three years in the wilderness after Baylor regents fired him in , but in August he was hired as head coach at Mount Vernon High School. Superintendent Jason McCullough thanked Briles for his two years with the district. We will decline to comment further.
Baylor was chartered in by the last Congress of the Republic of Texas. Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas and one of the first educational institutions west of the Mississippi River in the United States. Located on the banks of the Brazos River next to I , between the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and Austin , the university's 1,acre hectare campus is the largest Baptist university in the world.