In her 12 year as an ESPN analyst, Kara Lawson is a University of Tennessee alumnus who led her team to three straight Final Fours. She was a two-time All-American and won a gold medal with the 2008 U.S. Women’s Basketball Olympic Team in Beijing. Lawson will be entering her 12th season in the WNBA, taking her team to a league title in 2005 with the Washington Mystics her first year.
Rebecca Lobo has been with ESPN since 2004 as a women’s college basketball and WNBA analyst. She won an NCAA Championship in 1995 with the University of Connecticut where she National Player of the Year and an All-American. Also, Lobo won a gold medal with the 1996 U.S. Women’s Basketball Olympic Team during the Atlanta Olympics and played in the WNBA for seven seasons.
Take a look at what the analyst had to say about South Carolina in the upcoming season here.
South Carolina sits at the No. 2 spot behind reigning champ UConn in the AP Top 25 Preseason Poll and will tip-off its season against the other USC on Saturday, Nov. 15 at Colonial Life Arena.
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