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Washington State coach back, with different mind-set after cardiac arrest

Updated: January 3, 2008, 6:12 PM ET
Associated Press

PULLMAN, Wash. -- June Daugherty had just pulled up to her doctor's office. The Washington State women's basketball coach then slumped over the wheel of her car. She was in cardiac arrest.

Her 13-year-old daughter ran inside, and a team of cardiac specialists rushed out. It took them seven shocks to get her heart beating.

"Having 14 cardiologists come out and revive me was pretty lucky," Daugherty said, recalling that May 22 escape.

Now the 51-year-old coach is ...

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