Former ODU Women's Basketball Coach Nikki Mccray-Penson Dies At 51

Former Old Dominion University women's basketball head coach 

and two-time Olympic gold medalist Nikki McCray-Penson passed away on Thursday. She was 51 years old.

"It is challenging to put into words how 

devastating the news of Nikki McCray-

Penson's death is for all of us associated with ODU. 

Nikki made a lasting impact on the game of basketball 

around the world as she achieved the pinnacle of 

success in the world." Enjoyed it. . better platform as an athlete and a coach,"