Top Women’s Hoops Coach Backs Men Playing Women’s Game

Nation's Top Women's Hoops Coach Backs Men Playing Women's Game

South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley, right, talks with guard Raven Johnson (25) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Tennessee, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

The South Carolina women’s basketball team defeated N.C. State on Friday night in the Final Four to advance to the National Championship. The team, coached by Dawn Staley, is currently undefeated.

Staley addressed the media on Saturday mor

ning prior to Sunday’s championship matchup against Caitlin Clark and the Iowa Hawkeyes. The game figures to be one of the highest-rated women’s college basketball games of all-time.

Because of the increased spotlight on women’s sports this weekend, OutKick took the opportunity to ask Staley about a very important issue facing women’s sports – the decision of whether or not to include transgender women (biological males) in the game.

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