For Maya Moore, sports shine out of spotlight

Originally Published: May 29, 2012
By Maya Moore | Special to espnW

My most inspiring moment in women's collegiate sports had nothing to do with basketball. It was at senior night for two of my friends who played lacrosse at UConn. Being there that night and watching them play -- knowing that, for them, it might be the last chance they would have to play competitively in their sport -- was the moment when I realized how much bigger women's sports is than what goes on TV.

While I was playing at UConn, women's basketball was really coming ...

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