UTEP to Hire Kevin Baker as New Women’s Basketball Head Coach
The search is over for UTEP's next women's basketball head coach. Multiple reports early this morning indicated that Kevin Baker will be named head coach of the Miners today. A press conference is expected for later this afternoon.
Baker had spent the previous two seasons with Angelo State University and was with UT Tyler prior to his time with the Belles. Despite having no Division 1 experience, Baker has been successful at both Division 2 and Division 3, guiding both Angelo State and UT Tyler to the NCAA Tournament. He also has high school coaching experience in East Texas.