Multiple sources have now reported to WHoopDirt.com that Towson University head women’s basketball coach Niki Reid Geckeler will become an assistant at Georgetown under new head coach James Howard. The Georgetown alum had been the head coach at Towson for the past four seasons where she compiled a 43-80 record. Reid Geckeler has previously served
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that Dave Caputo will be named as an assistant coach on Karen Barefoot’s new staff at UNC Wilmington. Caputo has been the head coach at DII Bloomfield College (NJ) for the past four seasons where he compiled a record of 82-36. He also won three conference titles as the head coach at
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that the contract of Rhode Island College Women’s Basketball Coach Glenn Senecal will not be renewed. Senecal became the head coach at RIC back in 2014 after spending seven seasons as an assistant at Central Connecticut. He also served as an assistant at Albany, and the head coach at Mitchell College (CT).
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that Erin Eaton is no longer the Head Women’s Basketball Coach at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. Eaton had been at the helm of the Bobcats for the past seven seasons where she compiled a 80-102 record. WHoopDirt.com has also learned that Head Men’s Basketball Coach Sean Strickland is also out.
A “hot” name right now in the search to replace Matt Bollant at Illinois is Washington University (St. Louis) head coach Nancy Fahey. The veteran coach has won 737 games during her tenure at WashU, and has captured five National Championships. Fahey, who also serves as an assistant athletic director at the school, worked for
WHoopDirt.com has learned that Bryan Whitten is no longer the head women’s basketball coach at Mount Saint Mary’s. Whitten just wrapped up his 10th season at The Mount where his squad went 12-18. During his tenure, he compiled a 117-184 overall record. His best season came in 2013-14 when he led the Mountaineers to a
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that a coaching change has been made in the women’s basketball program at DII Lenoir-Rhyne College. After completing her third season at the college, Katie Pate is no longer the Bears head coach. She wraps up her tenure with a 41-43 record, including a 17-12 (13-9 SAC) mark this season. Pate has
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that Arom Murrell is no longer the Head Women’s Basketball coach at NJCAA DIII Bristol CC (MA). Murrell was hired in August 2015, and had previously served as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach at the University of Wisconsin-Washington County-West Bend in Wisconsin. Serge Moniz has been named as the Interim Head coach
Laura Pruitt is no longer the Athletic Director and Women’s Basketball Coach at the College of Mount Saint Vincent. Head Men’s Basketball Brian Nigro is also no longer employed by the college. Mount Saint Vincent officials have confirmed that an official statement on the situation will be released later today. More on this as we
According to a Baltimore Sun report, former Maryland standout Juan Dixon will be named as the head women’s basketball coach at the University of District Columbia. He will replace DeWayne who became head women’s basketball coach at Coppin State this past spring. Dixon, a first round draft pick by the Washington Wizards in 2002, had