Then Obama invited the team to walk down the drive to his basketball court -- he in his blue suit and tie and most of them in sundresses and sandals.
Out of sight of reporters covering the event, the president reportedly took a few shots and possibly even played a game of some kind. After ten or fifteen minutes of occasional cheering, the president went back to work and the players headed back to the portico.
Who won? Point guard Renee Montgomery offered the only report.
"He did!" she said. "The president can shoot!" Swamp
Monday, April 27, 2009
Obama Honors University of Connecticut Huskies
Obama honors the NCAA Women's Basketball Champions, the University of Connecticut Huskies.