Oct. 21, 2015
Jae'Lisa Allen appeared in four games as a freshman, making her collegiate debut against Radford. Allen scored her first collegiate points in the final 30 seconds of the Delaware State game, giving the Cavaliers the basket that pushed them to the century mark. In high school, Allen was a four-time All-Conference player and 2014 McDonald's All-America nominee.
Other Fun Facts about Jae'Lisa:
- On game days she always listens to music.
- Weirdest thing she has ever eaten was a worm.
- Place she has been that she thought was paradise was Mexico.
- If she could have one wish granted it would be the ability to dunk.
- Favorite activity to do on vacation is sleep.
- Dream job is to be a physical therapist.
- When she was younger, she wanted to be an astronaut.
- Color she would be is blue because it makes her feel calm.
- If she could be in a movie, it would be Love and Basketball.
- Characteristic she values most about her teammates is their hard work and dedication.
- If she were a candy bar she would be a Hersey's Cookies and Cream bar.
- Person she respects the most is her Granddad. "He's very wise and has always been there for me."
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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