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Turner receives 4-yr contract extension at Murray State

The Murray State University Board of Regents has voted to extend the current contract of head women’s basketball coach Rechelle Turner four years, through the end of the 2025-26 season. “Under Coach Turner’s leadership, our student-athletes have excelled in their development as students, persons, players and professionals,” said Director of Athletics Kevin Saal.  “Coach Turner and her staff

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EKU names alum Greg Todd as new WBB Head Coach

Eastern Kentucky University alum Greg Todd was named the new women’s basketball head coach at EKU, Vice President and Director of Athletics Matt Roan announced on Monday afternoon. Todd, a Madison County, native who has spent his entire 29-year head coaching career inside the Commonwealth of Kentucky, becomes the tenth head coach in program history.  Todd

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Cincore named assistant at EIU

Eastern Illinois women’s basketball head coach Matt Bollant has announced the hiring of Jasmine Cincore as an assistant coach and Panthers recruiting coordinator. Cincore comes to EIU following two seasons at Rogers State where she helped in all areas of program development including recruitment of high school, junior college and international players. Her first collegiate

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Buscher out as Head WBB Coach at SIUE

SIUE Director of Athletics Tim Hall has announced that the University will pursue a change in leadership in the women’s basketball program. “These decisions are never easy,” Hall said. “Ultimately, the program was not progressing the way we had hoped it would. We felt that a change in leadership was in the best interest of

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Midlick’s contract not renewed at Austin Peay

Austin Peay State University’s athletics department will not renew the contract of head women’s basketball coach David Midlick, Director of Athletics Gerald Harrison announced Monday.  “I want to thank David and Leslie for their contributions to Austin Peay women’s basketball for the last six years,” said Harrison. “Under his leadership, our student-athletes have competed admirably

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Tennessee State names Evans as new Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Tennessee State University has named former All-American and 17-year collegiate coaching veteran Tywaune “Ty” Evans as its next Head Women’s Basketball Coach. Athletic Director Dr. Mikki Allen and TSU President Glenda Glover announced the hire at a virtual press conference Wednesday morning.   “Ty Evans will bring an abundance of energy, enthusiasm, and a winning mentality to the Tennessee State University women’s basketball program,”

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Jones added to Murray State Women’s Basketball Staff

Murray State head women’s basketball coach Rechelle Turner announced the hiring of Sarah Jones as assistant coach, Friday. “We are extremely fortunate to have someone of Sarah’s caliber join our staff.” said Turner. “She brings an outstanding resume to Murray State, as she has spent nearly a decade coaching at the Division I level after

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Hieronymus named Women’s Basketball DBO at EKU

Eastern Kentucky University women’s basketball head coach Samantha Williams named Lindsay Hieronymus as the Director of Basketball Operations on Friday. Hieronymus joined the Eastern Kentucky women’s basketball program as the director of player development in the summer of 2019. Previously, Hieronymus was a graduate assistant at Averett University. During her first year at EKU, Hieronymus had basic

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Bollant adds Templeton to EIU WBB staff

Eastern Illinois women’s basketball head coach Matt Bollant has completed his coaching staff for the 2020-21 season with the hiring of veteran coach Kevin Templeton. Templeton will start with the Panthers on July 15 joining a team that posted a 19-12 record last season and placed fourth in the OVC regular season standings. Templeton comes

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