Campus Corner

February 10, 2014 3:34 PM

A message of support from one openly gay college athlete to another

Jallen Messersmith was watching the Olympics on Sunday night when one of his roommates got a text alert about Michael Sam coming out as gay. A happy sense of been there, done that washed over Messersmith, the Blue Springs native who made the same announcement last May after his freshman season playing basketball at Benedictine University in Atchison, Kan.

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