UC Santa Barbara hires new women’s hoops coach
UC Santa Barbara has hired Rutgers assistant Carlene Mitchell as
its new head women’s basketball coach.
Mitchell replaces Lindsay Gottlieb, who was hired last month by
Cal. Mitchell spent the past 10 seasons at Rutgers, the last three
as associate head coach.
UC Santa Barbara athletic director Mark W. Massari calls
Mitchell a tremendous choice to represent the university on and off
Mitchell, a first-time head coach, takes over a program that has
won 14 Big West regular-season titles in the past 16 years.