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College basketball: Stanford women beat USC to give Coach Tara VanDerveer her 1,000th win

College basketball: Stanford women beat USC to give Coach Tara VanDerveer her 1,000th win

Tara VanDerveer became just the second NCAA women's coach to reach 1,000 career victories Friday night, when No. 8 Stanford beat USC 58-42 to give the Hall of Famer a major milestone to share with the home crowd at Maples Pavilion. 

VanDerveer joined the late Pat Summitt, a dear friend who died last summer from early-onset Alzheimer's disease with 1,098 wins to her name, as the only other women's coach in the elite club. Duke's Mike Krzyzewski is the only Division I men's coach with 1,000. 

After the game ended, confetti sprayed and players moved to midcourt to hold up cutout numbers to form 1,000. The team presented her with a framed jersey with the number 1,000...

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