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Still, Hammon is in a great position to advance the cause.The Spurs are universally regarded as a model NBA franchise, with Popovich considered to be the best in the business.And my closest voices have always told me, ' You can.'" - Becky Hammon Hammon became one of the most celebrated players in Colorado State history.A three-time All-American, she led the team to a 33-3 record and a Sweet 16 berth in the NCAA Tournament as a senior, and finished as the school's all-time leader in points, three-pointers, assists and steals.
In 2014, Hammon joined the NBA's San Antonio Spurs to become the first full-time woman coach in the four major North American professional sports leagues.Despite the accolades, she drew little attention from college basketball recruiters, who considered her too small and too slow, but she made a favorable impression on an assistant coach from Colorado State University."My story, just in general, is a story of someone who was overlooked, someone who was told they can't, someone who was told, ' You're too slow.You're too short.' I've heard every reason why I shouldn't be successful. I always say you should be very careful with the voices you listen to.Have women coached men in high-level basketball before?Hammon actually isn't the first woman to help coach an NBA team; Lisa Boyer was an assistant for the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2001-02 season, though hers was a part-time, unpaid position.