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Candace Parker endorses Joan Cronan

Candace Parker

Candace Parker, one of the most decorated Lady Vols in program history, saluted the choice of Joan Cronan as interim athletics director for the Vols and said she hoped the appointment opens up more opportunities for women to lead major universities.

"I believe she is a phenomenal AD," Candace Parker said in a phone interview Thursday night from Los Angeles with Inside Tennessee. "I think it's the best for the men's program to name her AD, whether it be long term or short term, for it to be in her hands right now because obviously she has done such a great job on the women's side. "You look across the board how successful women's sports have... Recommended Stories

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