New York Liberty associate head coach Katie Smith will serve as the team’s head coach Tuesday night in a game against the Washington Mystics, AP’s Doug Feinberg reported. Smith and her mentor, Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer, have both spoken of the desire to get Smith more experience, so the move is not a surprise, particularly with the Liberty already locked into the WNBA’s...
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3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) Katie Smith is getting a chance to be a head coach for a game. The Liberty's associate head coach will lead New York on Tuesday night against the Washington Mystics. ''Being an associate head coach has given me a taste of what it's like to do it, but you have no comprehension of all the things that go through your head when you're in charge,'' she said. ''It's a...
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Ohio State great Katie Smith has been named one of the top 20 players in WNBA history. “The 20 women honored today are an extraordinarily accomplished group both on and off the basketball court,” said WNBA President Lisa Borders. “On the court, they represent the absolute best in women’s professional basketball and are in so many ways larger than life. Off the court, they...
(photo courtesy espn.go.com) I am thrilled to introduce to tBBC and all of Buckeye Nation the great Katie Smith. We all know Katie, of her legend, and the complete excitement she delivered for us while playing for The Ohio State University. Back in early January of this year I featured Katie in my weekly piece that profiles GREAT Buckeyes ‘Making the List’. The response to that...
Today we shall talk basketball. Many greats have played round-ball for The Ohio State University. I mentioned previously both Herb Williams and Frank Howard. We all know the names that I have yet to address. They shall come soon enough. But when a discussion of any basketball player that has donned a scarlet and gray uniform emerges – why is it that Katie Smith falls behind the...
Oh, those crazy Alabama fans. If we’re to believe the authenticity of the photo posted below, the library on campus is having issues with students yelling ‘Roll Tide’ while others are trying to study. While amusing, there is nothing surprisingly about this – not even a little. #bamaprobs pic.twitter.com/jpHsUbhfeT — Katie Smith (@katiersmith17) February 25, 2014 Remember...
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