Dawn Staley, the South Carolina Women’s Basketball Head Coach won the AP Women’s Coach of the Year.
Staley received 20 of the 30 votes. South Carolina finished the season, ranked number one with a record of 32-1. The Gamecocks won the SEC season and tournament championships. Staley has been the coach of South Carolina since 2008. She led SC to 2 Final Fours, they won the national championship in 2017.