They're the class of 2013

A look at the six-member Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2013:


Inducted as: Coach. Currently: Coach at Texas A&M.

Credentials: Blair led the Aggies to the 2011 NCAA championship. A two-time Naismith national coach of the year finalist, Blair has been a head coach since 1985, coaching at Stephen F. Austin (1985-1993), Arkansas (1993-2003) and Texas A&M. His combined college coaching record stands at 620-253 (.710 winning percentage). His teams have played in 18 NCAA tournaments, making nine Sweet 16 appearances. Blair also was an assistant coach on two Louisiana Tech national championship teams.


Inducted as: Coach. Currently: Coach at UT-Chattanooga.

Credentials: A collegiate head coach for 35 seasons, Foster is 783-307 (.718 winning percentage) overall, with 26 NCAA tournament appearances, one Final Four and four Elite Eight bids. In 11 seasons at Ohio State, the Buckeyes played in 10 NCAA tournaments and Foster was a four-time Big Ten coach of the year. Foster's career also includes head coaching stints at Vanderbilt (1991-2002) and St. Joseph's (Pa.) (1978-1991). He is just the second college coach -- man or woman -- to win at least 200 games at three different schools.


Inducted as: Player. Currently: Retired.

Credentials: The all-time leading scorer and rebounder in Ole Miss women's basketball history, Gillom-Granderson was a four-year starting forward from 1976-80. She tallied 2,486 points and 1,271 rebounds and was a Wade Trophy finalist as a senior. Including two stints on the basketball coaching staff there, Gillom-Granderson spent 25 seasons at Ole Miss; she also was head coach at Texas A&M for five seasons. She was an assistant coach for the Houston Comets during two WNBA championships, and was an assistant coach for the 2000 U.S. Olympic team that won gold in Australia.


Inducted as: Player. Currently: Coach at Hartford.

Credentials: The third member of the Connecticut Huskies to be inducted (joining Geno Auriemma and Rebecca Lobo), Rizzotti averaged 11.4 points and tallied 637 assists and 349 steals at UConn from 1992-96. The point guard was part of the Huskies' first NCAA championship team, in 1995, and as a senior in 1996 won the Wade Trophy and AP national player of the year honors. A two-time Kodak All-American, Rizzotti then played eight seasons as a pro, including three seasons in the ABL, three seasons with the WNBA's Cleveland Rockers and two with the Houston Comets. Rizzotti has coached at Hartford for 14 seasons, leading the Hawks to six NCAA tournament appearances.


Inducted as: Player. Currently: Director of Community Service, Texas.

Credentials: A forward at Texas from 1981-84 and 1985-86 (she sat out one season with a knee injury), Smith-Knight was a Kodak All-American in 1993 and helped lead the Longhorns to the 1986 national championship, the first Division I women's team to go undefeated. She is also Texas' career leading scorer with 2,523 points, and ranks fourth in career rebounds (966) and second in career scoring average (19.3 PPG). Smith-Knight was part of Texas' runner-up finish at the 1982 AIAW championship and played in two NCAA Elite Eights. A two-time Southwest Conference player of the year, Smith-Knight also was a gold medalist at the 1983 World University Games. She holds the school record for consecutive games in double figures (33).


Inducted as: Player. Currently: Director, Fight 2B Fit.

Credentials: A three-time Kodak All-American, Wicks played for Rutgers from 1984-88. She holds school records for points scored (2,655) and rebounds (1,357) -- both of which remain records for men's and women's basketball at Rutgers -- as well as scoring average (21.2 PPG) and rebounding average (10.9 RPG). After college, she played professionally in Italy, Japan, Spain and Israel, then was signed by New York for the inaugural WNBA season in 1997. An All-Star each season until retiring in 2002, Wicks averaged 4.5 PPG and 4.3 RPG for her career and retired as the league's eighth-best shot blocker (158 blocks). Wicks played in the 1997 WNBA championship game, as well as the 1999, 2000 and 2002 WNBA finals. She also was a gold medalist in the 1987 Pan-American Games.