Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - The University of Minnesota announced
the hiring of Marlene Stollings as the 11th head women's basketball coach in
program history on Monday.
Stollings spent the last two seasons as the head coach at VCU and led the Rams to a 33-29 record. She replaces Pam Borton, who was fired Friday after guiding the Golden Gophers to a 236-152 record and six NCAA Tournament appearances, including a 2004 Final Four berth, over 12 seasons on the sidelines.
"Marlene Stollings is one of the most respected young coaches in the country and we are thrilled to