Belmont hires Bart Brooks as new women's basketball coach (The Associated Press)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Belmont has hired Bart Brooks as the Bruins' new women's basketball coach, replacing Cameron Newbauer who left for Florida.
Louisville starter Mariya Moore will transfer from program (The Associated Press)
Louisville starting forward Mariya Moore will transfer from the program after finishing as the Cardinals' third-leading scorer last season. Women's basketball spokesman Ira Green confirmed Saturday that the three-time All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection will leave the school. Moore averaged 12 points and 5.1 rebounds and had a career-high 175 assists while starting 36 games last season.
Alexa Middleton leaves Lady Vols, intends to transfer (The Associated Press)
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Alexa Middleton has left Tennessee's program and intends to transfer.
USC brings back Mark Trakh as women's basketball coach (The Associated Press)
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Mark Trakh is returning to Southern California as coach of the women's basketball team.
Briann January joins ASU women's basketball staff (The Associated Press)
Former Arizona State star Briann January is joining the Sun Devils as a women's basketball assistant coach, the school announced Wednesday night. January helped lead Arizona State to 104 wins in her time at the school and then went on to play for the WNBA's Indiana Fever. The Sun Devils are coming off their fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance as they advanced to the second round of the NCAAs where they nearly upset eventual national champion South Carolina on its home floor after taking a one-point lead into the game's final minute.
Louisville's Walz to head new Under-23 USA Basketball team (The Associated Press)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Jeff Walz will head the inaugural USA Basketball Under-23 women's team that will play in Tokyo this summer.