Experience and familiarity personify the coaching staff for new Northwestern State women’s basketball coach Anna Nimz. Nimz announced the hiring of Leasa Ailshie, Mike Brown and Mike Pittman filling her coaching staff. The hirings are subject to approval by the Board of Supervisors of the University of Louisiana System, which governs Northwestern State. When building
McNeese Interim Athletics Director Tanner Stines has announced the contract extensions of men’s basketball coach Heath Schroyer and women’s head coach Kacie Cryer. Schroyer, who just completed the second year of his three- year contract, had his deal extended through the 2022-23 season while Cryer’s contract is a one-year extension through the 2020-21 slate. “In
The tradition-rich Northwestern State women’s basketball team long has enjoyed success with first-time Division I head coaches. That list grew by one Saturday as Anna Nimz, the 34-year-old associate head coach at UT Rio Grande Valley, was named the 10th full-time head coach in program history. Nimz takes over following Missy Bilderback’s decision to step
Missy Bilderback has chosen to not remain the Northwestern State women’s basketball head coach, Director of Athletics Greg Burke announced. Bilderback was announced as the ninth head coach in Lady Demons history March 18 after a successful five-season run at Jones College in Mississippi but will not coach a game for Northwestern State, citing personal
Missy Bilderback, who built Jones College into a perennial regional power, has been named the ninth full-time head coach in Northwestern State women’s basketball history. Bilderback comes to Northwestern State after leading Jones to a 127-20 overall record and a 63-7 conference mark in five seasons, winning four straight NJCAA Region 23 titles and three
Northwestern State head women’s basketball coach Jordan Dupuy has submitted his resignation and will be placed on leave for the remainder of his contract, which expires on April 30. A mutual decision was reached between Dupuy and the NSU administration to move in another direction that would be in the best interest of the program.
In 2012, as an all-conference guard, Nakeia Guiden helped lead Central Arkansas to their first-ever Southland Conference championship. In 2016 she won another, this time as a graduate assistant, as the Sugar Bears claimed their first-ever Southland Conference tournament championship and made the first of back-to-back trips to the NCAA Tournament. Now, she’s back for another
Coming off the best season in her tenure as head coach at the University of New Orleans, head women’s basketball coach Keeshawn Davenport inked a new deal, keeping her on the Lakefront through the 2020-2021 campaign. A 14 win 2016-17 season and 9-9 mark in Southland Conference play, the Privateers reached the conference tournament for
Abilene Christian head women’s basketball coach Julie Goodenough today announced the addition of Erik DeRoo to the 2016-17 Wildcat coaching staff. DeRoo comes to the Big Country following two winning seasons with the women’s basketball program at Fresno State. The Bulldogs advanced to the second round of the WNIT the past two seasons and posted
Northwestern State has found its new women’s basketball head coach. Jordan Dupuy, associate head coach at Southern Mississippi, will be introduced as the sixth head coach of the Lady Demons program at 2 p.m. Tuesday news conference in the Stroud Room inside the NSU fieldhouse. The introductory news conference will be streamed live on www.nsudemons.com.