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In her four years at Delta State University, Lusia Harris led her team to three consecutive AIAW national championships, scoring an outstanding 2,981 career points. Harris was a member of the gold medal winning American squad at the 1975 Pan American Games, and went on to win a silver medal at the 1976 Olympics. Harris was drafted by the NBA’s New Orleans Jazz in 1977, becoming the first and only woman to be drafted in the NBA.