SJU star Aliyyah Handford with a chance to represent the USA in basketball

SJU star Aliyyah Handford with a chance to rep USA in basketball -

Following a junior season that saw her lead the BIG EAST in scoring and earn unanimous first team all-conference honors, Aliyyah Handford has been selected to participate in the 2015 USA Basketball Women’s Pan American Games and World University Games Team Trials, it was announced on Wednesday by USA Basketball.

Handford is one of 54 women’s basketball standouts that has been invited to take part in the trials being held from May 14-17 in Colorado Springs. The list of participants includes some of the best in the nation, highlighted by three-time national champion and two-time national player of the year Breanna Stewart of Connecticut.

Trials will be used to determine the rosters for the 2015 U.S. Pan American Women’s Basketball Team and the 2015 USA Women’s World University Games Team.

St John’s WBB Aliyyah Handford to Participate in USA Team Trials | 1495Sports