Spartan Hoops Visits With Center Riana Byrd

Riana Byrd was selected to the 2013 WAC All-Freshman and All-Defensive teams.

Sept. 19, 2013

Welcome to Spartan Hoops, the weekly women's basketball video feature on

Every Thursday, guard Chereese Thomas, a communications studies major, takes us inside Spartan women's basketball as they prepare for their inaugural season in the Mountain West.

This week the team we are introduced to sophomore center Riana Byrd.

Keep checking back every week as Chereese gives fans a behind the scenes look at what it takes to be a Division I student-athlete, how they prepare for competition and what they do off the court.