SI’s Thayer Evans speaks out about critical OSU series

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Sports Illustrated Senior writer, Thayer Evans, is speaking out on the controversy swirling around him and his series on OSU athletics called ‘Dirty Game’.

This on-camera interview was just released on

Thayer says he doesn’t “have it in” for the University. In fact he goes on to claim his parents went to Oklahoma State as well as many other family members.

He goes on to defend his professional background as his credentials have now come into question.

The fact that many of the people he interviewed for the articles have now recanted or said they were misquoted doesn’t surprise him. He even claims those people are being pressured by the University.

Here is that interview from Sports Illustrated: