Nikki McCray was a star guard at Tennessee in the 1990s.

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Nikki McCray was a star guard at Tennessee in the 1990s.

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McCray went on to have a successful career in the WNBA.

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She played for the Mystics, Fever, Mercury, Silver Stars, and Sky .

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 McCray also won two gold Olympic medals as a member of Team USA.

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 In 2012, she was inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame.

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McCray began her coaching career in 2006 as an assistant at Western Kentucky.

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She later became the head coach at Old Dominion, winning C-USA Coach of the Year

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Her passing has deeply saddened the basketball world.

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 McCray's legacy will be remembered, and she is wished eternal rest.

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