New Alabama head coach Kristy Curry had a five-year contract approved unanimously Friday morning by the University of Alabama Systems board of trustees’ compensation committee. The deal will pay her a base salary of $400,000 per season. There were also a lot of incentives built into the contract, they are: • $20,000 for participating in
Belmont Abbey Director of Athletics Stephen Miss has named Jason Williams as the eighth women’s basketball coach in the history of the Crusaders program. No stranger to Belmont Abbey College, Williams served on the Crusaders men’s staff for eight years before departing for an assistant women’s coaching position at Jacksonville State University last year. Stay
UNCW women’s basketball coach Adell Harris announced the promotion of staff member Jason Eshbaugh to assistant coach on Friday. A native of Mercer, Pa., Eshbaugh served as Director of Basketball Operations on Harris’ staff during the 2012-13 season. In his new role, he will assist with the team’s offensive system as well as opponent scouting.
University of Hartford women’s basketball coach Jennifer Rizzotti announced the addition of 2011 graduate Jackie Smith to her staff. “We are thrilled to welcome Jackie to our staff,” said Rizzotti. “Her leadership skills were instrumental in our program’s monumental success during her tenure here as a player. She knows what it takes to win championships
Canisius women’s basketball coach Terry Zeh has announced the hiring of Cetera Washington as an assistant coach and Logan Fletcher as a graduate assistant. Washington was comes to Canisius after spending time at Michigan State and Fletcher was recently on the women’s basketball staff at SUNY Buffalo State. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college
– Southeast Missouri head women’s basketball coach Ty Margenthaler completed his coaching staff by hiring LaToya Howell as an assistant coach. Howell, who spent the previous two seasons at Texas-Pan American, will primarily coach the Redhawks’ perimeter players. She will also be involved in recruiting. During her two seasons at UTPA, Howell coached the Broncs’
William and Mary women’s basketball head coach Ed Swanson has announced the hiring of three assistant coaches on Wednesday. Joining the Tribe program will be Jeanette Wedo, Millette Green and Kelly Killion. Assistant Coach Jeanette Wedo For the last three seasons, Wedo has been an assistant coach at Sacred Heart University under current Tribe head
The Armstrong Atlantic State University athletic department announced the hiring of Fala Bullock as the Pirates’ new head women’s basketball coach. Bullock becomes the eighth head women’s basketball coach in Armstrong history. Bullock will be introduced to the Savannah community at a welcome reception on Tuesday, July 9th, at 2:00 p.m. in the Armstrong Student
Louisiana Tech head coach Teresa Weatherspoon announced Tuesday that she has filled two of her coaching vacancies with the hiring of Mike Ekanem and Drew Miller. Both Ekanem and Miller will serve as assistant coaches for Weatherspoon and the Lady Techsters as the sixth-year LA Tech head coach still has one coaching vacancy and the
Texas Tech women’s basketball announced Tuesday that former All-Big 12 standout Damitria Buchanan became the newest member of the Lady Raider staff. Buchanan’s main responsibilities will include recruiting, post play, academic liaison and scouting. She comes to Tech after spending the last two seasons as an assistant coach at Stephen F. Austin in Nacogdoches, Texas.