Former Hononegah star Jordan King leads team into NCAA basketball tournament
Former Hononegah Indian star Jordan King will lead her Marquette Golden Eagles onto the floor against #8 seed South Florida in the 1st round of the Women’s NCAA Basketball Tournament from Greenville, South Carolina on Friday, March 17, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.
During her Hononegah career, Jordan scored 2,505 points - a NIC-10 record. Last May, she became the first member of her family to graduate from college. She's now working on a master’s in school counseling.
Marquette comes into the contest 21-10 overall with big wins over Texas and UConn on the season. King has led the way for the Golden Eagles this season. She leads the team in points (15.9), assists (4.0), and steals (1.9) while being named 1st team all-Big East conference.
The first NCAA tournament game can be seen on ESPN2 at 10:30 a.m.
Michael McGinnis contributed to this reporting.
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