Blackmon to play at LCU

CNJ staff

LUBBOCK — Former Clovis High standout Brittany Blackmon has signed to continue her basketball career next season at Lubbock Christian University.

Blackmon, who helped the Lady Wildcats to a 30-0 record and the Class 5A state championship in 2005, played the past two sesons at South Plains College in Levelland, Texas, earning Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-American honors in helping the Lady Texans to a 26-4 record.

She averaged a team-best 16.7 points last season for South Plains, shooting 61 percent from the field, and also collected 192 rebounds and 71 assists.