South Carolina assistant McCray diagnosed with breast cancer

By The Sports Network
January 14, 2014 - 12:15am

Columbia, SC ( - South Carolina women's assistant basketball
coach Nikki McCray has been diagnosed with a treatable form of breast cancer.

The school announced Monday that McCray learned of the diagnosis in November and has begun treatment. She will continue to coach through the season.

"This will definitely be a challenge, but I am getting prepared to fight and win this battle," said