Truman Assistant Briggs Discusses Her First Head Coaching Job At Newman

Truman State assistant women’s basketball coach Amy Briggs will return to the Sunflower State to lead the Newman University program….

Briggs has spent the last three seasons as an assistant coach for Theo Dean at Truman. The former Bulldog player says her basketball journey has prepared her for this next step in her coaching career…..

Briggs will go from coaching in the smaller college community of Kirksville to coaching in Wichita, Kansas……

Briggs was an all-conference performer for the GLVC-Champion Truman team in 2014 and an assistant for another Bulldog NCAA Tournament team in 2021….

Newman is a member of the MIAA. The Jets went 7-15 in conference play this past season and 10-18 overall.