Staley finally got the happy ending to a season that eluded her when she was a college point guard. Her South Carolina Gamecocks won the NCAA women’s basketball title with a 67-55 victory over Mississippi State, and one of the most popular, well-liked figures in her sport had at last gotten the prize:

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