Willamette University has hired Peg Swadener as the Bearcats’ next head coach of women’s basketball. Swadener, currently the associate head coach of women’s basketball at Portland State University, will begin her new duties in July. Swadener has been an assistant coach at Portland State for the past five seasons. She was hired as an assistant
Crishna Hill has been hired as an assistant coach at Saint Augustine’s College. Hill joins the Lady Falcons after spending last season at Stony Brook University as assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. At St. Aug, Hill will oversee the development of the guards and assist in defensive strategy in addition to serving as recruiting coordinator.
New York University has hired Jenna McLaughlin as an assistant coach with the women’s basketball team. Her primary responsibilities will include equipment and film management, game scheduling and guard development. She will also assist in the team’s recruiting and scouting efforts. McLaughlin comes to NYU from NCAA Division I Sacred Heart University, where she spent
Marshall University women’s basketball coach Matt Daniel announced the hiring of associate head coach Tony Kemper on Monday. Kemper, 32, is the second hire by Daniel for the Thundering Herd, joining Caronica Randle to complete the transition of Daniel’s former University of Central Arkansas staff. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news
New Eastern Michigan women’s basketball coach Tory Verdi will receive $170,000 in compensation each year, a monthly vehicle stipend and possibly thousands of dollars in bonus money, according to his employment contract. Verdi’s contract outlines the following bonus incentives: * $5,000 if team is champion of its MAC division * $7,500 if team is MAC
After three successful seasons at the helm of the Manhattanville women’s basketball program, head coach Lauren Thomer has stepped down from her position to accept the top assistant job at Division I Yale University. Thomer finishes her three-year stint at Manhattanville ranked third all-time in wins at the school and moves on to a Yale
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that following a national search, Christine Clancy has been promoted to head women’s basketball coach and assistant professor of physical education. Clancy earned the head coaching position after one season as an assistant coach with the Generals, helping lead W&L to a 14-13 overall record
Sue Darling, an assistant coach at Arizona for the last four seasons, has been selected as the 10th head coach in Northern Arizona women’s basketball history. Darling has 27 years of basketball coaching experience, including stints as an assistant at both Arizona and Arizona State and three years as the head coach at Air Force.
The High Point University women’s basketball team and head coach DeUnna Hendrix announced the addition of Colby Tilley as an assistant coach on Friday. Tilley comes to HPU with 34 years of collegiate coaching experience, including 17 as head coach at Kennesaw State. Tilley has established himself as one of the most successful and well-respected
UNCW head women’s basketball coach Adell Harris has added another coach to her inaugural staff with the appointment of former Kennesaw State assistant and Pennsylvania native Kim Tingley as an assistant coach. Tingley joins the Seahawks from Kennesaw State, where she spent one year as an assistant coach and served as interim head coach following