He holds a journalism degree from Indiana University (yes he left San Diego for Bloomington, Indiana voluntarily).
— Becky Hammon believes the possibilities are limitless for women coaching in pro sports.
Katie Smith was her teammate on the women's national basketball team.
She tore a knee ligament in 2013 and instead of playing overseas decided to stay in Texas and rehab the injury.
She asked Stars coach Dan Hughes if coach Gregg Popovich and Spurs general manager RC Buford would mind if she "popped her head in on a few practices." Soon after she was attending all of the Spurs' coaches meetings and film sessions.
Would anyone be shocked to see Hammon take up Pop's seat in San Antonio in the near future?
Florida offered its women's basketball coaching job to San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon, according to multiple reports Friday.