First woman Globetrotter makes N. American debut

Updated: October 14, 2005, 4:45 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Nov. 13, 1985

Lynette Woodard, the first woman Harlem Globetrotter, makes her North American debut with the touring team. The former Kansas guard, the most prolific scorer in women's collegiate basketball history with more than 3,600 points, scores seven points in a quarter and a half as the Globetrotters beat the Washington Generals -- of course -- before a less than capacity crowd of 3,250 in Spokane Coliseum in Washington.

"This is the opportunity of the century, the ...

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