Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Mighty Marie To Invade Pit.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

* Guard Ferdinand plays all over the court for Louisiana State

Marie Ferdinand is listed as a 2-guard on the Louisiana State University roster. So much for truth in advertising.

Like the old cartoon character Mighty Mouse, the 5-foot, 9-inch senior Women's Basketball Journal All-American for the 7th-ranked Tigers is "everywhere, (s)he's everywhere."

"There are times I play the 1, the 2, or the 3, or we have a special situation where I go down and post up. We run a kind of motion, and all our girls can shoot and score. It's hard to key on one player," she says.

If the University of New Mexico does decide to key on one player Friday night, however, that player would be Ferdinand. …

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