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  1. UMass' Derrick Gordon Says He's GayRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | ABC News

    Derrick Gordon , a sophomore starter for the University of Massachusetts men's basketball team, stepped forward Wednesday as the first openly gay player in Division I men's college basketball, sharing his story with ESPN and Outsports.

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  2. UMass guard becomes first openly gay D-I men's hoops playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    UMass' Derrick Gordon Says He's Gay: Derrick Gordon, a University of Massachusetts guard, is following in the footsteps of Nets forward Jason Collins and NFL Draft hopeful Michael Sam by publicly announcing that he's gay.

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  3. UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon announces he's gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    He couldn't be himself. He considered giving up the sport he loved. Because he was gay, he distanced himself from teammates.

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  4. Derrick Gordon Comes Out as D-1's First Gay AthleteRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | WebProNews

    After transferring to the University of Massachusetts from Western Kentucky University to be closer to his family, UMass basketball guard Derrick Gordon still found himself alone and unhappy.

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  5. UMass guard 1st gay D-I basketball playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    UMass guard Derrick Gordon hopes his decision to become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball will inspire others.

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  6. UMass player comes outRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | News Tribune

    UMass guard Derrick Gordon hopes his decision to become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball will inspire others.

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  7. Former St. Patrick guard becomes first openly gay player in DI basketballRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    Derrick Gordon became the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball yesterday, making the announcement on ESPN and Outsports.

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  8. UMass guard Derrick Gordon comes out; first openly gay player in Division I men's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Gordon made the announcement in interviews with ESPN and Outsports on Wednesday.

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  9. UMass basketball player announces he's gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    University of Massachusetts basketball guard Derrick Gordon talks with reporters on the school's campus, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Amherst, Mass.

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  10. UMass sophomore guard Derrick Gordon comes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Recorder

    When Jason Collins became the first American male team-sport athlete to announce he was gay April 29, 2013, University of Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon praised the NBA center on Twitter: The Plainfield, N.J., native, who is completing his sophomore year at UMass, revealed Wednesday that he is gay, becoming the first Division I men's basketball ... (more)

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  11. Derrick Gordon became the first openly gay D-I men's basketball player.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    University of Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon of Plainfield hopes his decision to become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball will inspire others.

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  12. Derrick GordonRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    Gordon made the announcement in interviews with ESPN and Outsports on Wednesday.

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  13. UMass' Derrick Gordon Becomes 1st Openly Gay Player In D-1 Men's BasketballRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | WMAL-AM Washington

    University of Massachusetts sophomore guard Derrick Gordon has become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball.

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  14. The NCAA now has its first openly gay Division 1 hoopsterRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | New York Post

    UMass guard Derrick Gordon, who came out in a series of interviews Wednesday, will be the first openly gay male athlete in the sport when he returns for his junior season in the fall.

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  15. UMass guard becomes first openly gay D-I men's hoops playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... 'You have so many in your corner and we're all proud and rooting for you.' UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon says in a televised interview that he is gay. Gordon made the announcement on ESPN on Wednesday, becoming the first openly gay player ...

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  16. Derrick Gordon, UMass basketball player, announces he's gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Newsday

    ... layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy EB between Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd and Mount Pleasant Rd Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon (2) makes his way downcourt against Ohio in the second half of a college basketball game in Athens, Ohio, on Dec. 18, 2013. Gordon ...

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  17. UMass guard Derrick Gordon says he is gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    UMass guard Derrick Gordon said in a televised interview that he is gay. Gordon made the announcement on ESPN on Wednesday, becoming the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball.

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  18. Derrick Gordon, UMass basketball player, announces he is gayRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... being." UMass director of athletics John McCutcheon said in a statement that the department "is proud to have Derrick Gordon as a member of our athletic family and honor his courage and openness as a gay student-athlete." "UMass Athletics is ...

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  19. Derrick Gordon: What you should know about the NJ star, who is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | NJ.com

    Derrick Gordon, shown in the this year's NCAA Tournament, has become the first men's Division 1 basketball player to announce that he's gay.

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  20. Derrick Gordon's mom details how he came out as gay to family, offers support for sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | NJ.com

    Derrick Gordon, shown in the this year's NCAA Tournament, has become the first men's Division 1 basketball player to announce that he's gay.

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