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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?
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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
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Hope she becomes LSU HC when Kramer’s mom retires.
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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.
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You sound like a complete ass. I hate women’s sports just as much as the next guy, but come on douche.
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get your head out your b'fs arse and maybe you would be up on current events
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LSU legend
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couldn't help but notice the forbidden "jeopardy" hand gesture upper left
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Edit: upper right
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Who?
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