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Is Brittney Griner a man?

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Six-foot-eight women's basketball superstar Brittney Griner is a woman. Her aggressive style of play and physical dominance of the sport, however, have drawn comparisons to the male post players of the sport.

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Griner's standout career at the University of Baylor included back-to-back AP Player of the Year nominations in 2012 and 2013 and All-Big 12 First Team honors each of her four years at the Waco, Texas school. Griner was selected with the first pick in the April 2013 WNBA Draft by the Phoenix Mercury and quickly made an impact, starting every game of her rookie season while averaging double-digits in points.

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