MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The recruiting standard has been set high by new coach Marlene Stollings and her staff at Minnesota.
"She gave us the athleticism we didn't really have and the versatility we didn't really have, and she has been a large portion of everything that we've done this year with or without Rachel," Stollings
just helped us hang a banner in Williams Arena with the return to the NCAA Tournament," Stollings
"And when you hang a banner, as I tell our kids all the time, you're up there for a lifetime."
Kelley's official visit came so soon after Stollings
was hired last spring that she
didn't even have her
staff in place and had to coordinate the logistics herself.
As the coach previously at Virginia Commonwealth
team played Kelley and Old Dominion each of her
"I knew what a tough competitor she
was and I knew her
skill set very well," Stollings