Women's College Basketball

                   === Texas Southern to hire Cooper-Dyke ===
 Houston,  TX  (Sports Network) -  Cynthia Cooper-Dyke resigned as head women's
 basketball  coach at UNC-Wilmington on Tuesday and was set to be hired for the
 same position at Texas Southern.
 "Cynthia  Cooper-Dyke is the sole finalist for our women's basketball position
 and  she  will be our next  head coach pending final approval," Texas Southern
 athletic director Dr. Charles McClelland said in a statement.
 Cooper-Dyke  led UNC-Wilmington to back-to-back appearances in the women's NIT
 and was coming off a 20-13 record this past season.
 She  is a  former college great at  USC, an Olympic gold medalist, a WNBA Most
 Valuable Player and a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame.
 Cooper-Dyke  would  replace Yolanda  Wells-Broughton, who resigned last Friday
 after four seasons as head coach at Texas Southern.
 04/10 19:34:43 ET

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