Swoopes Joins Curry at Radio Show Tonight
Nov. 19, 2012
LUBBOCK, Texas -- Lady Raider Basketball with Kristy Curry airs tonight at 6 p.m. at Ruby Tequila's located on University Drive across from Jones AT&T Stadium and will be broadcasted LIVE on Double T 104.3 FM in Lubbock.
Fans can also watch the radio show through a LIVE stream on www.TexasTech.TV each week.
Tonight's special guests include Big 12 Preseason Newcomer of the Year Jackie Patterson and former Lady Raider great Sheryl Swoopes.
Swoopes, who is the newest member of the Texas Tech TV broadcast team, was a two-time All-American from 1991-93 and the 1993 Naismith Award Winner and NCAA Tournament MVP as she led Texas Tech to the 1993 National Championship.
She would go on to win three Olympic gold medals with the USA Basketball Women's National Team (1996, 2000, 2004) and was the No. 5 overall pick in the WNBA's Inaugural Draft. Swoopes played for 12 seasons and led the Houston Comets to the first four WNBA titles while winning three WNBA MVPs.
Tech (2-1) beat Lipscomb 61-41 on Sunday to win its seventh consecutive home opener and improved to 35-3 all-time in home openers. The Lady Raiders will host Southern Utah, Nicholls State and New Orleans this weekend in the annual Basketball Travelers Invitational.
Lady Raider Basketball with Kristy Curry is produced by Red Raider Sports Properties, a division of Learfield Sports.
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