Lin: Race was a 'barrier' to college

April, 6, 2013
4/06/13
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Ex-Knick Jeremy Lin believes his race played a role in why he wasn’t given a Division I basketball scholarship or drafted by an NBA team.

"Well, I think the obvious thing in my mind is that I was Asian-American, which, you know, is a whole different issue but ... I think that was a barrier," Lin told Charlie Rose in a "60 Minutes" interview that will air Sunday night.

"I mean ... it's a stereotype."

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