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Sundberg named new Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Lasell

The Lasell University athletic department is pleased to announce that Kelley Sundberg has been named head women’s basketball coach, effective immediately. The assistant women’s basketball coach the past three seasons at Seton Hill University in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Sundberg also served two years as an assistant coach at Mansfield (Pa.) University, both schools in the Pennsylvania State

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Week 14: WHoopDirt.com Coach of the Week presented by Pivot Analysis

By AJ Nelson, WHoopDirt.com staff writer Congratulations to the following coaches who have been selected as the Week 14 WHoopDirt.com Coach of the Week presented by Pivot Analysis. These coaches are now eligible to receive the WHoopDirt.com National Coach of the Year Award presented by Pivot Analysis which will be announced at the conclusion of the 2020-21 college basketball season. This

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Garber out as WBB head coach at D2 Quincy U

Quincy University has announced a change in leadership within the women’s basketball program after head coach Jeni Garber and QU have mutually agreed that her contract will not be renewed. A search for a new women’s basketball coach will begin immediately.  Coach Garber concludes her coaching tenure with 127 wins and a .458 winning percentage. She was

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Drill of the Week

Our good friend and NBA Shooting Coach John Townsend demonstrates a great 3-point shooting drill called 2 & Out to work on streak shooting. Check out the full breakdown in the video below! 2 & Out The drill involves 5 spots around the three point line: corners, wings, and the top of the key. Players

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Nelson’s contract not Renewed by Purdue Fort Wayne

Athletic Director Kelley Hartley Hutton announced Friday (Feb. 26) that Purdue Fort Wayne Athletics will not renew the contract of head women’s basketball coach Niecee Nelson.  In five seasons, Nelson coached the Mastodons to an overall record of 22-116 and 8-74 in league play. “This decision is based on the team’s competitive performance over Nelson’s time as

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Hoop Insights: Texas A&M Aggies Win with Balance

by Tony Perotti | Just Play Sports Solutions | Analytics Academy The Texas A&M Aggies are grinding their way through the college season, as this team of tested veterans has worked its way to a 20-1 record and a ranking of third in the country. The Aggies’ dominance this season has been a true team effort after losing star guard

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Colorado Northwestern CC Head WBB Coach resigns

The Colorado Northwestern Community College women’s basketball team announced the resignation of Coach Steven Gilbert. Gilbert resigned from his role as the head coach of the Lady Spartans due to personal reasons. CNCC is currently 2-6 on the season. Eric Benedick, an assistant coach with the program, will coach the team for the remainder of the

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Koclanes Departs as Dartmouth Women’s Basketball Head Coach

After eight years as the Gail Koziara Boudreaux ’82 and Family Head Coach of Women’s Basketball at Dartmouth College, Belle Koclanes has announced her departure to become the President of Strive: How You Lead Matters, a non-profit organization located in Wilmington, Delaware, that is dedicated to spreading the power of character-driven leadership. “This is an

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