White named co-coach of the year in the Big Sky
OGDEN, Utah (March 16, 2011) - Northern Colorado's Jaime White and Portland State's Sherri Murrell were named the Big Sky Conference Women's Basketball Co-Coaches of the Year. This is the first time both coaches have been named Coach of the Year. The 2011 recipients were chosen in a vote by the league coaches earlier this week.
White is in her fifth season with Northern Colorado, helping the Bears to finish 17-13 overall, and went 12-4 in conference play to share the 2011 title with Portland State. Northern Colorado traveled to Portland, Ore., and had a bye in the first round as the No. 2 seed. The Bears played the postseason champions Montana in the quarterfinals and lost 55-46.