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RJ Young is a journalist. He is a staff writer at SoonerScoop.com, covering Oklahoma Sooners athletics. He’s covered the NBA Finals, Women’s College World Series, World Cup of Softball, NCAA men’s Gymnastics Championships and the AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic.
His work has appeared in Grantland, Racialicious, Reuters, The Oklahoman,Tulsa World, SB Nation Longform and USA Today among other publications.
He is a 2012 graduate of the Sports Journalism Institute, and, in May 2013, he received a Diversity Fellowship from Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc.
He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tulsa and a master’s degree in professional writing from the University of Oklahoma.
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