Lady Braves to play in Hawaii in November

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, August 15, 2000

Alcorn State is one of four teams invited to the Women’s Maui tournament at Chaminade University in Honolulu Nov. 24-25.

The defending SWAC champion Lady Braves will face Illinois in the first game, followed by Tennessee and Clemson. All four made it to the NCAA Tournament last season.

Alcorn finished the 1999-2000 season at 22-9 and lost to Louisiana Tech in the first round of the Lady Braves’ first NCAA Tournament appearance.

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Rejohnna Anthony of Vicksburg is a guard for Alcorn, which is coached by Shirley Walker.

For travel packages, contact Oahu Travel at 1-800-826-3822 or the Alcorn athletic department at 877-6466.