Bowling Green State University women’s basketball head coach Jennifer Roos has announced the addition of Jessie Ivey to her staff. Ivey, who was recently named the Division II Assistant Coach of the Year, joins the Falcons after spending the last four seasons at the University of West Florida. “Jessie has been recognized by her peers
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pat Summitt, legendary Tennessee Lady Vol basketball coach, mentor and mother-figure to her players; a revered ambassador for her university and state; a trailblazer for women; and a role model for people all over the world passed away Tuesday, June 28, in Knoxville at the age of 64. Born Patricia Sue Head
The Pat Summitt Foundation issued the following statement over the weekend: “On behalf of Pat Summitt’s family, we acknowledge the past few days have been difficult for Pat as her early onset dementia, ‘Alzheimer’s Type,’ progresses. She is surrounded by those who mean the most to her and during this time, we ask for prayers
Humboldt State University has hired Michelle Bento-Jackson as head women’s basketball coach, athletic director Dan Collen announced. Bento-Jackson becomes the 11th Lumberjack women’s basketball coach in program history. “I am proud to announce the hiring of Michelle Bento-Jackson,” said Collen. “She will be a great addition to our staff. She is an experienced coach who
UAFS women’s basketball coach Elena Lovato recently announced the hiring of Chanlee Bottoms as assistant coach. Bottoms was an assistant coach at Pensacola (Fla.) State College this past season and prior to that was assistant coach at St. Mary’s University for four seasons. It is a homecoming of sorts for Bottoms, a native of Alma, Ark.