Larry Finalist For Naismith Women's Coach Of The Year
Feb. 25, 2002
ATLANTA, GA -- Old Dominion women's basketball head coach Wendy Larry is one of 25 national finalist for the prestigious Naismith Women's Basketball Coach of the Year it was announced by Jackie Bradford, Executive Director of the Atlanta Tipoff Club.
The winners of the Naismith Awards, one of the highest honors in college basketball, will be honored in Atlanta on April 5, 2002 at the Cobb Galleria Centre.
The finalists for the Naismith Women's College Coach f the Year are as follows:
Jane Albright, Wisconsin Geno Auriemma, Connecticut Ceal Barry, Colorado Leon Barmore, LA Tech Sherri Coale, Oklahoma Tom Collen, Colorado State Jody Conradt, Texas Kristy Curry, Purdue Bill Fennelly, Iowa State Jim Foster, Vanderbilt Gail Goestenkors, Duke Sylvia Hatchell, North Carolina Bonnie Henrickson, VA Tech Cathy Inglese, Boston College Andy Landers, Georgia Wendy Larry, Old Dominion Kim Mulkey-Robertson, Baylor Brenda Oldfield, Minnesota Deb Patterson, Kansas State Laurie Pirtle, Cinncinati Carol Ross, Florida Marsha Sharp, Texas Tech Pat Summitt, Tennessee Tara VanDerveer, Stanford Susan Walvius, South CarolinaThe Naismith Awards program, now in its 34th year, honors the outstanding basketball coaches in the United States. The awards program was founded by the Atlanta Tipoff Club, an organization dedicated to recognizing the achievements of excellence in basketball.