When Baylor’s Lauren Cox placed her toes on the “T” of the “state” at center court for the opening tip off, she wasn’t the tallest player on the court, but neither was the Iowa State player who stood across the court's center line. The tallest player was her teammate Kalani Brown, who stands at 6-foot-7. Cox, a 6-foot-4 power forward, lifted her hand as the referee raised the ball for the jump. The ball was raised into the air between the two players as Cox’s hand decisively reached the …

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