Mon. Dec 4th, 2023
Felisha Legette-Jack

Former Syracuse women’s basketball star Felisha Legette-Jack will become the university’s first female athlete to get her jersey retired on Sunday in the Carrier Dome.Syracuse Athletics

Syracuse, N.Y. — The number 33 is connected to Felisha Legette-Jack in ways she never imagined when she selected her jersey as a freshman at Syracuse University in 1984.

Unknowing of the basketball legacy she’d ultimately create at both Nottingham High School and Syracuse, Legette-Jack initially chose the number in the eighth grade because it was the only large size available.

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