Women's Basketball
    All-Star 2Ball Competition Showcase for Former USC Women's Basketball Players

    Feb. 8, 1998

    The innaugral NBA/WNBA All-Star 2Ball competition was a showcase for USC Women's basketball.

    Former Trojan All-America Cynthia Cooper (Houston Comets) teamed up with Clyde Drexler (Houston Rockets) to win the sixty-second spot-shooting contest at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

    Former Lady Trojan and Olympic star Lisa Leslie (Sparks) was paired with Kobe Bryant (Lakers) for the Los Angeles entry.

    SC Great Cheryl Miller was a television commentator for the event.

    Drexler praised Cooper's competitive fire and soft shooting touch as they earned the $25,000 first place prize.

    Also, Former Trojan Roderick Rhodes (Rockets) played in the NBA Rookie All-Star game.