Courtney Paris has guaranteed that her Oklahoma Sooners will win the National Championship. But, this is no regular guarantee. She is willing to give up around 64,000 dollars if they don’t.
I’ll explain: Courtney Paris said that if the Sooners don’t win the National Championship, she will pay back every penny of her scholarship, which is worth about 64,000 dollars, more than a WNBA rookie makes(45,000 dollars is the salary for one.).
This is becoming a yearly thing: USC is picked to go to the National Championship in the preseason, they get upset once, they go to the Rose Bowl, and they absolutely dominate led by an outstanding performance by their standout player from the regular season.
Yet again, this unexpected event occurred. (Catch the hint of sarcasm there?)
Let’s flash back to last season: preseason ranking was #1. In Week 5, Stanford upset them. Just routine, right? However, then, in Week 9, they were upset again, this time by Oregon and Dennis Dixon. Still, 2 conference losses couldn’t keep them down, as they stilled played in the Rose Bowl game against Illinois. Of course, they killed the Juice Williams-led team: 49-17 was the final score, in favor of the Trojans. Continue reading