She considered offers from Georgia Southern and George Mason before settling on Temple, where she plans to major in physical therapy.

This spring, her goals are to run under 12 seconds in the 100 meters and to jump 20 feet in the long jump. She will also try the high jump.

Mobley has no doubt McCluskey made the right decision to run track in college.

"Her parents, myself and coach [Kyree] Edwards, we joke and say we're saving our money up for the 2016 Olympics. We really feel she's that quality of an athlete. Now with track as her focus, we feel the sky's the limit."

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For a few days more, however, McCluskey will focus on basketball.

"That's what I've been thinking about these past couple weeks ever since I committed to Temple. After this, basketball is over for me.

"It hurts, but at the same time I can still get with my friends and have games at the gym, but it's not going to be the same as it was playing in a real game. I'll probably be coming to Bri's games [at Maryland] to watch her and she's like, 'Don't forget me when you go to the Olympics. I'm coming with you,'" McCluskey said with a laugh.

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