UT Austin's Women's Basketball Coach Karen Aston DismissedAston was in the last year of her contract, and athletic director Chris Del Conte said the school wanted to “move in a different direction."
Texas Coach Karen Aston Gives Her Thoughts On Final FourTexas coach Karen Aston faced each of the women's Final Four participants this season. Here, she breaks down the matchups for the NCAA Tournament semifinal games.
Texas Women Move On To Sweet 16 Over NC State 84-80rooke McCarty scored 23 points and the No. 3-seed Longhorns got a put-back basket from Joyner Holmes with 4 seconds left to the send them to thrilling 84-80 win Sunday over No. 6 North Carolina State.
Texas Coach And Junior Guard Highlight Big 12 Women's Awards Texas' Karen Aston has been named the Big 12 women's basketball coach of the year, and Longhorns junior guard Brooke McCarty the player of the year.
Boyette Leads No. 6 Texas Over Kansas 70-46No. 6 Texas routed Kansas 70-46 for the 1,000th win in program history. Boyette also had four blocks while playing just 21 minutes.
Texas Ready For Sweet 16 Matchup With UConnTexas coach Karen Aston hasn't seen the tape from her first meeting with Connecticut, which came in the 2003 Final Four. The Longhorns lost by two that night when Aston was an assistant coach.
Wake Forest's Petersen UNT's New Women's CoachMike Petersen has been hired as the women's basketball coach at North Texas after eight seasons at Wake Forest.
Texas Set To Hire New Women's Basketball CoachUniversity of Texas regents authorized hiring a new women's basketball coach, and the school moved quickly to end a short search.
Texas Interviews North Texas Coach AstonTwo people with knowledge of the interview say North Texas women's basketball coach Karen Aston has met with Texas officials about the vacant Longhorns job.
UNT Hires Former Charlotte Women's Coach AstonAston, a North Texas assistant from 1996-98, said when she resigned from Charlotte last Wednesday that she wanted to be closer to her family in Arkansas.