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Anne Donovan, former basketball star, coach dies at 56

One year ago   |   By Sporting News

Donovan dominated women's college basketball in the 1980s, winning a national championship and starring on two gold-medal-winning teams.
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Women's basketball legend Anne Donovan dead at 56

Women's basketball legend Anne Donovan dead at 56

One year ago   |   By New York Post

Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals in the 1980s and coached the United States to gold in 2008, died Wednesday of heart failure. She was 56. Donovan's family confirmed the death in a statement. “While it is extremely difficult to express how...
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