Women's College Basketball

 
            === Duquesne extends contract of women's hoops coach ===
 
 Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - Duquesne head women's basketball coach Suzie
 McConnell-Serio has agreed to a multi-year contract extension, the school said
 Monday.
 
 The new deal runs through the 2017-18 season.
 
 "We  are committed  to Suzie and the  job she has done in building and leading
 our  women's basketball program," said athletic director Greg Amodio. "Through
 passion  and  hard work, she has  made our program  into one that has not only
 made  great strides, but also one that is positioned to do great things in the
 future.
 
 "Duquesne  women's basketball  is clearly heading in the right direction under
 Suzie's guidance."
 
 McConnell-Serio,  a member  of the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, will enter
 her  sixth season as head coach at Duquesne. She has led the Dukes to four 20-
 win seasons in a row and four straight berths in the Women's NIT.
 
 The program had never recorded a 20-win season or made a postseason tournament
 appearance prior to McConnell-Serio's arrival.
 
 05/14 17:58:42 ET

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