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June 12, 2013

MSU athletic success starts with smarts

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MANKATO —

For the women's basketball team, which had the second best season in program history, Thiesse credits the academic prowess of her players for the ability to make a smooth transition to her as a coach, considering she was hired shortly before the season began.
"We have great leadership in our program," Thiesse said. "The girls are committed to academics, and the staff supports them. If you feel you have the support of the coaches and your teammates, you can have success in academics and basketball."
 
 

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