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Former Baylor standout passes away after battle with cancer

Chameka Scott has passed away after losing her battle with cancer.

NCAA Womens Basketball: Kansas State at Baylor Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Cancer.

There are so many different forms of cancer thousands of individuals deal with too often.

Unfortunately for Baylor, the community lost a former Lady Bear, Chameka Scott, to cancer Sunday after a long battle. She was only 33 years-old.

Scott was a key component for Baylor when it won the program’s first-ever National Title in 2005. She played for Kim Mulkey from 2002-2006 averaging 8.7 points and 6.4 rebounds in her senior season.

Mulkey shared a special message on Instagram upon hearing the news:

Baylor’s assistant coach Toyelle Wilson, tweeted the following after learning the news: