Did Vanderbilt land one of the top coaching candidates in women’s basketball because it actually asked if she was interested? Shea Ralph, Geno Auriemma’s prized assistant at Connecticut, said Vanderbilt was her first interview for a head coaching job. Over the years, media members and fans routinely peppered her with the question, “When are going leave UConn to be a head coach?
The 6-foot-2 Makurat, a native of Poland, announced last week she was transferring from UConn after two seasons. She averaged 3.7 points and 3.3 rebounds in 20.4 minutes per game as a sophomore in 2020-21. Makurat appeared in UConn’s first nine games, starting six, before missing roughly six weeks with a stress fracture in her right leg.
That's the dilemma coaches find themselves in, not ‘I have too many good players and don't know who to play. I hope that's the case. I hope they're all good as can be and I've got to make those decisions.