I can confirm that Steve Tierney is no longer the head women’s basketball coach at Alderson Broaddus University (WVa). Tierney was hired back in 2014 and had previously been the head coach at West Virginia Wesleyan. The Battlers finished this season at 7-19 (4-18 Great Midwest). There has been no official announcement made yet, but
Roxbury CC (MA) head women’s basketball coach Mark Leszczyk has resigned from his post which will become effective at the end of the season. Leszczyk actually tendered his resignation back on January 2nd after the sudden and unjust firing of the athletic director Erica Rivers. “I have spent a dozen year’s building this program from
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that Barbara Burgess has been released as the head women’s basketball coach at Delaware State. Assistant Coach Kyle Adams will serve as the interim head coach for the remainder of the season. Burgess, one of the greatest players in DSU history, took over as the head coach in May 2015. She had
WHoopDirt.com can confirm that Jessica Ott is no longer the head women’s basketball coach at DIII Alverno College (WI). Sources have told WHoopDirt.com that she has “resigned” from both her position as the head coach, and athletic director. Ott was hired to both jobs back in July 2016. Prior to that, she was the head
WHoopDirt.com has learned that Rhode Island College has scheduled a press conference for tomorrow where they will introduce former Fordham assistant Jenna Cosgrove as their new head women’s basketball coach. She will replace Glenn Senecal who did not have his contract renewed back in June. Cosgrove had spent the past seven seasons at Fordham, serving
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