The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the game schedule for the 2014 Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge. The Hall of Fame Women’s Challenge, hosted by the Hall of Fame and the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, is an annual women’s exempt college basketball tournament featuring eight schools. All event proceeds will benefit the non-profit Hall of Fame.
Odyssey Sims, a 5-foot-8 guard for the Baylor University Lady Bears, is the 2014 recipient of the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award, which is presented annually by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame to the nation's outstanding female collegian 5-feet-8-inches and under who has excelled both athletically and academically.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the team rosters for the 2014 Western Massachusetts Senior High School All-Star Games presented by MetroPCS and Chick-Fil-A. The 2014 All-Star event will be held on Friday, March 21 on the Jerry Colangelo Court of Dreams at the Hall of Fame. A total of 60 players were selected from different divisions within the region to participate in three games that will showcase the top seniors for their final time.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 22 watch list finalists for the 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award. Named after Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman, the award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. The original watch list of candidates was narrowed down to the below list of 22 by a nationally based committee.
The biggest names in basketball history will be on hand as coaches for a once-in-a-lifetime experience during the inaugural Basketball Hall of Fame Fantasy Camp taking place at the Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, CT) and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame (Springfield, Mass.) from November 21-24, 2014.