Former Lady Vols star Daedra Charles-Furlow dies at 49
Daedra Charles-Purloin a Women's Basketball Hall of Famer who played on Tennessee's 1989 and 1991 national championship teams, has died. She was 49 Lisa Croff, spokesperson for the Wayne County (Michigan) morgue, confirmed Monday that Charles-Furlow died Saturday in Wayne County. Tennessee coach Holly Warlick said in a statement that "my heart is broken from the loss of one of the greatest players t play at Tennessee." C ha rl es-Furl owwa was known as Daedr twoCharles when she played for rennesse from 1988-91. She won the 1.c. 91 Wad Trophy, given annually to the to rrtoni-sallege basketball-player in th nation. Charles played on the 1992 U.S. Oly mpic team that earned the bronze medal. Tennessee retired Charles' No. 32 jer sey. She entered the Women's Basketbal Hall of Fame in 2007.