"Alma mater for Jackie Robinson in brief" crossword clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 08 Jul 2023

Alma mater for Jackie Robinson in brief NYT crossword answer is:

UCLA (4 letters length)

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Jackie Robinson's alma mater was the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He attended UCLA from 1939 to 1941, where he was the first athlete to win varsity letters in four different sports: baseball, basketball, football, and track. He was also the first African American to play in the Pacific Coast Conference, and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1956. His legacy at UCLA lives on, as the university has honored him with a statue, a scholarship, and a building named after him.

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