'This is for Pat,' the WNBA Finals MVP said in a tearful postgame interview.
Media members were encouraged to "ask away about anything that's happening in society."
The president of the Minneapolis police union praised the officers and suggested that their colleagues may also decline to work Lynx games.
The school is looking into the conduct of the former WNBA star after 10 of the Ramblers' 12 returning players have transferred or requested release from their scholarships.
Olympic gold medalist and former WNBA star Chamique Holdsclaw arrested after incident involving former girlfriend.