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Video Surfaces Of College Lacrosse Team Singing The N-Word

An exterior view of Virginia Tech's stadium.

BLACKSBURG, VA - NOVEMBER 26: A general view outside of Lane Stadium prior to the game between the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Virginia Cavaliers on November 26, 2016 in Blacksburg, Virginia. (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

A controversial video has surfaced showing the Virginia Tech women's lacrosse team chanting the N-word while singing along to a song on the bus.

The video shows girls on the team singing along to Lil Dicky's "Freaky Friday" song, which features Chris Brown and includes the N-word several times.

The video was first shared on Snapchat by a member of the team. It has since been uploaded to YouTube.

Virginia Tech's head coach, John Sung, spoke to the Richmond Times-Dispatch about the video. He says it is a "teachable moment."

Here's what the head coach said:

“This is a teachable moment,” Sung told the Times-Dispatch. “It’s not something that we’re proud of. The team is very apologetic and sorry. There’s nobody of any color that should say it. Period. There’s nobody that should say it.”

He continued:

"There was no malice involved," Sung said. "They just thought that they were singing along to a song.

"They had just won. They're singing songs. The first couple songs were Disney songs. … They were celebrating and they were dancing and they were excited.

"They're good kids that made a bad decision."

You can view his full comments here.