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Anne Donovan, former basketball star, coach dies at 56

9 days 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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Donovan, women's basketball legend, dies at 56

Donovan, women's basketball legend, dies at 56

9 days ago   |   By ESPN

Anne Donovan, who won an Olympic gold medal as a player in 1984 and 1988 and also guided the WNBA's Seattle Storm to a title as a coach in 2004, died of heart failure Wednesday. She was 56.
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Women's basketball legend Anne Donovan dead at 56

Women's basketball legend Anne Donovan dead at 56

9 days 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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Hall of Famer and Olympic gold medallist Anne Donovan dies

9 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals as a player and another as a coach, 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 devastating it is to lose Anne, our family remains so very grateful to have been blessed with such a wonderful human being," the statement said.
"Anne touched many lives as a daughter, sister, aunt, friend and coach. Anne was a person with strong faith, courageous spirit, a giving heart and love...
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