Ex-WNBA player Tamara Moore named coach of men’s junior-college team

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Former WNBA player Tamara Moore just joined a very exclusive club. Currently, she’s the only one in it.

Moore has been hired as the men’s basketball head coach at Mesabi Range College, a community college in Virginia, Minnesota, according to ESPN. She will also reportedly work as the school’s softball head coach.

The hiring reportedly makes Moore the only female head coach of a men’s collegiate program in the country. Mesabi Range competes in the National Junior College Athletic Association.

From ESPN:

“Now, it’s time for me to show you guys and show people that women are just as knowledgeable as men to coach the game,” said Moore.

Tamara Moore spent six seasons in the WNBA. Now, she’s looking to show she belongs in the men’s side of college basketball. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

After a first-team All-Big Ten career at Wisconsin, Moore spent six seasons in the WNBA. She

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