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Baylor’s Mulkey suspended for one tourney game

Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS — Baylor basketball coach Kim Mulkey was suspended from her team’s next NCAA tournament game for criticizing the officiating after a loss to Louisville last spring. The NCAA on Monday also reprimanded Mulkey and withheld Baylor’s team championship per diem from the regional round. After Louisville upset top-seeded Baylor 82-81 in March,

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Seton Hill names head coach

Seton Hill University President JoAnne Boyle has announced the hiring of Mark Katarski as the school’s Head Women’s Basketball Coach. Katarski takes over for Ferne Labati who recently announced her retirement. "I am humbled and honored to be a part of Seton Hill University and lead its women’s basketball program,” stated Katarski. “I am grateful

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Va. Tech adds assistant

Virginia Tech head women’s basketball coach Dennis Wolff announces the hiring of Jermaine Woods to the staff as an assistant coach. “We all welcome Jermaine to our staff,” said Wolff. “He has a variety of basketball experiences and has been a successful coach for the Maury’s girl’s team for the past three years. Adding him

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Shaw named head coach at La Verne

Following a nationwide search, University of La Verne Director of Athletics Julie Kline has announced the hiring of Julie Shaw to the position of head women’s basketball coach. A Southern California native, Shaw arrives to La Verne from Gonzaga University, where she completed two seasons as an assistant coach. In both seasons, the Bulldogs won

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Michigan State Names Assistant

Michigan State women’s basketball head coach Suzy Merchant announced the hiring of Amaka ‘Mox’ Agugua (Uh-mah-kuh Uh-goo-gwa) as an assistant coach on Monday. Agugua spent the last two seasons as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Old Dominion University. Prior to ODU, Agugua coached at Indiana University for two seasons (2009-11) as an assistant

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Taylor University Hires Coach

Taylor University and Athletic Director Dr. Angie Fincannon announced on Monday that Kelly Packard has been hired as the 19th head coach in the history of the Trojan women’s basketball program. Packard has won three championships in six years as a head coach at the NCAA Division I and professional ranks, most recently serving as

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Campbell Hired as Liberty Assistant

Liberty Head Women’s Basketball Coach Carey Green did not have to look very far to fill out his 2013-14 coaching staff. Brittany Campbell, who wrapped up her playing career for the Lady Flames in 2012-13, will remain a part of the program as an assistant coach. A four-year team captain, Campbell is the first former

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North Dakota State Hires Assistant

Halie Sawyer has been named assistant women’s basketball coach at North Dakota State University. NDSU head women’s basketball coach, Carolyn DeHoff made the announcement today and said Sawyer will join the staff July 2. Sawyer was a former player at the University of Utah when DeHoff served as an assistant and associate head coach under

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Duquesne adds assistant

Duquesne head coach Dan Burt has named Eddie Benton, Jr. an assistant coach for the women’s basketball program. Benton, native of Manchester in Pittsburgh’s North Side, comes to the Bluff after serving as an assistant women’s basketball coach for one season at Saint Francis University. At SFU, he helped the Red Flash to their first-ever

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Chase named assistant at HBU

Houston Baptist head women’s basketball coach Donna Finnie has announced the hiring of Ben Chase as assistant coach. Chase spent the previous two years as director of basketball operations for the HBU men’s program. “I’m delighted to have Ben join our staff,” says Finnie. “When we talked about the missing piece, Ben was that perfect

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