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Gannon names new head coach

Gannon University has named Jim Brunelli as the next head women’s basketball coach. The announcement was made this morning during a press conference held in the Boardroom of Gannon’s Old Main. Brunelli becomes the program’s ninth head coach as the Lady Knights embark on their 40th year. A 15-year coaching veteran at both the NCAA

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Valley City State coach resigns

Valley City State University head women’s basketball coach Jill DeVries has resigned, ending her 14-year tenure on the sidelines at VCSU. DeVries guided the Vikings to the NAIA National Tournament the past three years, amassing a school-record 24 wins last season. She was named the DAC Coach of the Year in 2011 after leading the

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George Washington Hires Assistant

George Washington head women’s basketball coach Jonathan Tsipis has announced that Bill Ferrara will join the Colonials’ staff as an assistant coach after spending the last three seasons on the sidelines at Hofstra University. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Southern Miss Hires Assistant

Southern Miss Women’s Basketball Head Coach Joye Lee-McNelis announced the hiring of Alaura Sharp as an assistant coach for the Lady Eagle program. Sharp comes to Southern Miss following a four-year stint as the head coach at Garden City Community College where she turned the Lady Busters program into a top contender each year in

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Fairfield staff update

Fairfield University Head Coach Joe Frager has announced the addition of Gail (Strumpf) Cheney ’01, Sabra Wrice ’08, and Stephanie Geehan ’10 to the women’s basketball staff. Cheney and Wrice will serve as Assistant Coaches while Geehan takes over as the Director of Women’s Basketball Operations. "I’m very pleased to welcome Gail, Sabra, and Stephanie

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Miami University Hires Assistant

Miami University women’s basketball coach Cleve Wright announced the addition of Patrick Henry as a new assistant coach on Friday. Henry, a native of Warner Robins, Ga., comes to the RedHawks with 13 years of experience assisting various collegiate programs. Henry spent the past season as the video coordinator at Indiana. While with the Hoosiers,

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Gillett added to Georgia Southern staff

Georgia Southern women’s basketball coach Chris Vozab announced today that Chris Gillett will join her staff as an assistant coach. Gillett comes to Georgia Southern from nearby Armstrong Atlantic in Savannah, where he served as the graduate assistant coach on the women’s basketball staff under Matt Schmidt for the last two seasons. The Pirates were

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Seton Hall Staff Update

Seton Hall University head women’s basketball coach Anthony Bozzella on Thursday announced the completion of his coaching staff with the additions of Director of Basketball Operations Timothy Gardner, Coordinator of Basketball Operations Marissa Flagg, and Graduate Assistant Alexandra Maseko. Gardner comes to Seton Hall after spending two years in the same capacity on Bozzella’s staff

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Old Dominion Hires Assistant

Trina Patterson, an assistant basketball coach at Stanford and a former head women’s basketball coach at The College of William and Mary, Albany and Maryland Eastern Shore, has been named an assistant women’s basketball coach at Old Dominion University, as announced today by head coach Karen Barefoot. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball

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OFFICIAL: Caputo to Bloomfield

I mentioned this in my blog yesterday as a rumor…it’s now official, Louisiana Tech assistant David Caputo has been named as the head women’s coach at Bloomfield College. Here’s the release: Bloomfield College has named former Louisiana Tech assistant David Caputo as its new head women’s basketball coach, athletic director Sheila Wooten announced today. Caputo

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