Ignatius L Hoops
- Sep 9, 2015
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We asked women's college basketball coaches: Who's the best at X's and O's?
Coaches shared their candid thoughts about Tara VanDerveer, Geno Auriemma and more.
30 coaches anonymous coaches respond with not much consensus (except for VanDerveer):
Who’s the nation’s best X’s and O’s coach?Also receiving votes: Brenda Frese, Maryland; Kelly Graves, Oregon; Aaron Johnston, South Dakota State; Kevin McGuff, Ohio State; Joe McKeown, Northwestern; Lynne Roberts, Utah; Dawn Staley, South Carolina
COACH TEAM VOTES Tara VanDerveer Stanford 11 Geno Auriemma UConn 4 Jeff Walz Louisville 4 Bill Fennelly Iowa State 2 Karl Smesko Florida Gulf Coast 2
Who’s the next big-time coach?Also receiving votes: Trish Cullop, Toledo; Denise Dillon, Villanova; Megan Duffy, Marquette; Shauna Green, Illinois; Jan Jensen, Iowa (assistant); Carley Kuhns, Samford; Michaela Mabrey, Notre Dame (assistant); Joy McCorvey, Tennessee (assistant); Carrie Moore, Harvard; Tomekia Reed, Jackson State; Tami Reiss, Rhode Island; Alex Simmons, Gardner Webb; Tamika Williams-Jeter, Dayton
RANK COACH TEAM VOTES 1 Lindy LaRocque UNLV 5 2 Robyn Fralick Bowling Green 3 2 Lisa Fortier Gonzaga 3 4 Kristen Gillespie Illinois State Redbirds 2 4 Tina Langley Washington Huskies 2 4 Molly Miller Grand Canyon 2