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Former LSU women's basketball star Seimone Augustus announced her retirement from the WNBA this week after a highly acclaimed 15-year pro career.

Augustus, a native of Baton Rouge, LA, played for the Lady Tigers from 2002–2006 and was No. 1 overall pick in the 2006 WNBA Draft by the Minnesota Lynx where she won four WNBA Titles.

The 8x WNBA All-Star will now join the LA Sparks staff as an assistant coach.

Here is a list of her career highlights and awards:

4× WNBA champion (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017)
WNBA Finals MVP (2011)
8× WNBA All-Star (2006, 2007, 2011, 2013–2015, 2017, 2018)
All-WNBA First Team (2012)
5× All-WNBA Second Team (2006, 2007, 2011, 2013, 2014)
WNBA Top 20@20 (2016)
WNBA All-Rookie Team (2006)
WNBA Rookie of the Year (2006)
2× EuroCup winner (2008, 2009)
EuroCup MVP (2009)
Turkish Cup winner (2009)
2× Wade Trophy (2005, 2006)
2× Naismith Player of the Year (2005, 2006)
2× Wooden Award (2005, 2006)
2x Honda Sports Award for basketball (2005, 2006)
2× SEC Player of the Year (2005, 2006)
No. 33 retired by LSU Lady Tigers

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a full tattoo sleeve is a bad look on a guy - even worse on a woman. Why?
Reply6 months
She should have a statue at LSU. When she committed to LSU over Tennessee she changed the program although it went back to shite with fargas
Reply6 months
Hope she becomes LSU HC when Kramer’s mom retires.
Reply6 months
Is it really a highly acclaimed career if no one knew she was doing it? Also, it was today that I learned the WNBA didn't fold 20 years ago.
Reply6 months
You sound like a complete ass. I hate women’s sports just as much as the next guy, but come on douche.
6 months
get your head out your b'fs arse and maybe you would be up on current events
6 months
LSU legend
Reply6 months
couldn't help but notice the forbidden "jeopardy" hand gesture upper left
Reply6 months
Edit: upper right
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