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2011-12 asu women’s basketball reference guide

head coach brian boyer (13th season)

the Red Wolves held the top spot in the East division NIT. from start to finish. Davie earned honorable-mention allIn the process, ASU earned wins over nationally conference honors as a true freshman, and Boyer was ranked Virginia and Kansas. The Red Wolves won 20 rewarded with his first conference Coach of the Year games in back-to-back seasons in the 1996-97 and Award. The 2002-03 season capped a pair of rebuilding 1997-98 seasons. years and resulted in a strong finish and a trip to the semiThe 1997 team opened the season with a victory finals of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament. over nationally ranked Illinois and had a 12-game winning In 1999-2000, his first season as head coach of streak during the season, the second longest in school the Red Wolves, Boyer led ASU to its first-ever Top 25 history. national ranking, 18 victories, and a trip to the WNIT TourThe 1998 squad knocked off nationally ranked nament. The Red Wolves’ 18 victories gave Boyer the Western Kentucky at the Convocation Center and came most wins by a first-year coach at ASU since Sara Woo- within four points of scoring an upset over national power ley won 19 games in her first season in 1979. Louisiana Tech at home as well. The Red Wolves opened the season by winning In his first season at ASU, the Red Wolves won 17 10 of their first 11 games, including road wins over South- games despite having just seven scholarship players. ern Miss and nationally ranked Kansas, giving ASU a Boyer is married to the former Rhonda Lane of No. 25 ranking in the Associated Press poll the following Marked Tree. She is a graduate of ASU. week. The Red Wolves finished the season at 18-12 overall, ending the year with the program’s second straight invitation to the WNIT. HEAD COACH BRIAN BOYER Boyer came to ASU in 1995 spending BY THE NUMBERS four seasons as an assistant for former head coach Jeff Mittie, who is now the head coach 1999-2000........18-12........8-8 IN SBC.....WNIT at TCU. 2000-2001........14-14........8-8 IN SBC.....-A graduate of Missouri Western State 2001-2002........12-16........6-8 IN SBC.....-College in St. Joseph, Mo., with a bachelor's 2002-2003........12-18........5-9 IN SBC.....-degree in education, Boyer was an assistant coach for the men's program for six seasons, 2003-2004........19-10........10-4 IN SBC....WNIT including the last three, which he spent as an 2004-2005........21-11........11-3 IN SBC.....WNIT assistant with the women's program as well. 2005-2006........15-15........7-7 IN SBC.....-As an assistant to the men's team, Mis- 2006-2007........21-13........11-7 IN SBC.....WNIT souri Western was a NCAA Division II Tour- 2007-2008........20-12........13-5 IN SBC.....-nament participant five years (1990, 1991, 2008-2009........16-14........10-8 IN SBC.....-1992, 1994 and 1995) and won two conference championships. The team made the 2009-2010........13-18........7-11 IN SBC.....-Sweet 16 in 1990. As a women's assistant, 2010-2011........18-14........9-7 IN SBC.....-Boyer and Missouri Western made two NCAA TOTAL................199-167.....105-85 SBC......4 WNIT Tournament appearances, including a trip to the Final Four in 1995 and the Elite Eight the Boyer’s First Victory...ASU 93, Butler 76 - (11/19/99) previous season. The team went 31-3 in 1995 Boyer’s 25th Victory...ASU 85, MT 63 - (01/04/01) and made it to the Final Eight of the national Boyer’s 50th Victory...ASU 92, NT 72 - (01/18/03) tournament. It also went undefeated through its MIAA schedule at 16-0. In 1994, the team Boyer’s 75th Victory...ASU 57, ULL 48 - (02/26/04) finished third in the nation, losing in a national Boyer’s 100th Victory...ASU 97, Hampton 71 - (12/04/05) semifinal contest and finishing with a 29-3 Boyer’s 125th Victory...ASU 64, N. Dakota St. - 61 (1/20/07) overall mark. Boyer’s 150th Victory...ASU 68, ULM 53 - (2/28/08) In his four seasons at Arkansas State Boyer’s 175th Victory...ASU 77, North Texas 76 - (1/16/10) as an assistant coach, Boyer and the Red Boyer’s 197th Victory...ASU 54, UALR 51 (2/26/11) Wolves earned a 75-42 mark. The 1998-99 team went 18-14 with a trip to the Women's *With Boyer’s 197th victory, he became the winningest basketball coach in ASU history.

2011-12 Women's Basketball Reference Guide  

2011-12 Women's Basketball Reference Guide

2011-12 Women's Basketball Reference Guide  

2011-12 Women's Basketball Reference Guide

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