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Duke Women’s Basketball Coach McCallie On Medical Leave

It’s not clear what her issue is but we hope it’s not serious.

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 CHAPEL HILL, NC - FEBRUARY 03: Coach Joanne P. McCallie of the Duke Blue Devils directs her team duing a win over the North Carolina Tar Heels at Carmichael Arena on February 3, 2013 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Duke won 84-63.
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Bad but manageable news for women’s basketball: coach Joanne P. McCallie is taking a medical leave of absence.

She’s dealing with a kidney issue (nature unspecified) and is likely to be out for a couple of months.

Best of luck to coach P. as she (we hope) heals and gets back to normal.

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