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Jen Gillom has shot at history

Updated: January 20, 2012, 5:55 PM ET
Associated Press

Jen Gillom has entered an exclusive club.

The 1988 Olympic gold medalist will be an assistant on the women's basketball team for the London Olympics, making her just the fourth person to be both a player and coach in the Games. Pat Summitt, Anne Donovan and Dawn Staley were the other three -- all of them won gold medals in both roles.

Gillom is joined on the London staff by Doug Bruno and Marynell Meadors. The trio assisting coach Geno Auriemma was announced Friday at a news conference ...

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