Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

JC Star in California Is New Mexico-Bound.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

Tiffany Scaglione, one of the most decorated junior-college players in California this season, has given a verbal commitment to play for the University of New Mexico women's basketball team.

Scaglione, a 6-foot, 165-pound small forward with guard skills from San Jose City College, averaged more than 15 points and 10 rebounds a game for the 28-5 Jaguars this past season.

She was named most valuable player in the Coast Conference and player of the year in Northern California, and was first-team all-state.

Scaglione chose UNM, where she visited during the Lobos' first-round Women's National Invitation Tournament victory over Houston, after taking an official visit to Gonzaga and an unofficial visit to San Diego State. …

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