The first female basketball player was Teresa Edwards.
Who was the first African American woman basketball player?The first African American female basketball player to be drafted by the NBA was Lucy Harris in 1977. She was from New Orleans, Louisiana. Ms. Harris was also a silver medalist from the 1976 Olympics.
Lucy Harris was the first black woman All-American basketball player in 1997
I say Lisa Leslie.
The first professional basketball player was Harry Lew in 1902. Howard University became the first college with a basketball program in 1908. All the players on that team were the first.
Lisa Leslie is my assumption
she was the first African American basketball player.
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Teresa Edwards is the first USA pro basketball player to play on four Olympic teams. Teresa Edwards is the first USA pro basketball player to play on four Olympic teams.
there are no women in nba they are in another organization called WNBA( Women National Basketball Association)
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Chuck Cooper was one of the first African-American males in the NBA.