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Grambling honors oldest female basketball player

Hazel Greenwood Douglas was honored at halftime of the Grambling vs. Southern women’s basketball game Saturday for being the oldest known living female basketball player. Hazel Greenwood came to Louisiana Negro Normal and Industrial Institute (now Grambling State University) in 1936. Having played basketball in high school at Webster High […]

Basketball

Lady Tigers take 2 at home

In a two-game home stand, the Lady Tigers basketball team was able to secure two close wins. The first was Saturday afternoon against in-state rivals Southern University, with GSU winning 57-56. On Monday night, the Lady Tigers defeated Alcorn State University 64-57. With the wins, the Lady Tigers balance to […]

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Grambling 1961 NAIA champs honored

It has to be mind-blowing to be standing in the presence of Willis Reed. Not only is he one of the 50 greatest NBA players, but he is also one of the 12 individuals who achieved maximum success as a Grambling basketball player.Willis Reed, along with Herschel West, Roosevelt Rankin […]