04/30/2013 07:55 pm ET Updated May 01, 2013

Jason Collins' High School Basketball Coach Proud Of NBA Player Coming Out As Gay

Before Jason Collins became the first openly gay active male athlete in a major American sport, he played basketball at Harvard-Westlake High School in Los Angeles. Greg Hilliard was the Collins brothers' high school coach. He joined HuffPost Live Tuesday to talk about Jason's younger years.

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