April 5, 2005
WACO, Texas - Baylor will host a celebration to welcome home its national championship women's basketball team Wednesday afternoon at the Ferrell Center.
The Lady Bears, who captured their first ever national title with a runaway 84-62 victory over Michigan State Tuesday night, return to Waco Wednesday and will be brought directly to the welcome home rally.
Wednesday's event begins at 4 p.m. when the Ferrell Center doors open and admission is free and open to the public. The Lady Bears and staff are expected to reach the arena at approximately 5 p.m. and the rally will begin shortly after their arrival.
The event will include video highlights of Baylor's run to the 2005 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship and speeches from players and head coach Kim Mulkey-Robertson.