Oklahoma State adds diversity council amid controversy
June 24, 2020
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State athletics announced a new diversity council Wednesday amid the fallout from football coach Mike Gundy's decision to wear a T-shirt promoting a far-right news network.
The school said Jason Kirksey, the university's chief diversity officer, will chair the new program. The council will include students, athletes and alumni. It will be housed in the university's Division of Institutional Diversity.
Star running back Chuba Hubbard, who is Black, suggested last week that he may boycott the program after Gundy was photographed wearing a shirt promoting th...