Rutgers Women's Coach to be Inducted into Hall of Fame

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A person familiar with the details says Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer is set to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.

Stringer, the third winningest coach in women's basketball, is among 16 finalists who include Michael Jordan, David Robinson, John Stockton and WNBA star Cynthia Cooper.

A news conference is scheduled for Monday in Detroit, site of the NCAA men's Final Four. A person familiar with the arrangements
confirmed Stringer's selection Friday, speaking on the condition of
anonymity because the class won't be announced until Monday.

The Class of 2009 will be enshrined in September.