Tina Thompson says this year’s Virginia women’s basketball team is better prepared to win games than in any of her previous three seasons as t…
"It was the right decision, as difficult as it was. It was the right call because we were in a position where we would have put our kids in danger.”
The Cavaliers haven’t played since a 69-51 loss at Florida State on Dec. 13.
Dani Lawson received her release from Purdue in May. She said Sunday evening that she was attracted to UVa first by its academics, but the chance to play for new head coach and WNBA legend Tina Thompson convinced her to make the move to Charlottesville.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As Virginia introduced Tina Thompson as its next women’s basketball coach, her son, 12-year-old Dyllan, sat in the front row.
Cavs take a chance on Tina Thompson
CHARLOTTESVILLE — There are resumes and then there’s Tina Thompson’s background in women’s basketball.