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Betty Jaynes, WBCA leader, dies

Updated: February 11, 2014, 12:24 AM ET
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Betty Jaynes, the first executive director of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association, died Monday after a brief illness, the WBCA announced. She was 68.

Jaynes, who also coached at Madison College (now James Madison) from 1970-82 was inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000 and was honored by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame with its John Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award in 2006.

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