KVUE Sports Director Mike Barnes looks back Gail Goestenkors' five years at Texas. The women's basketball coach resigned on Monday.
AUSTIN, Texas – Texas Women’s Basketball head coach Gail Goestenkors announced her resignation on Monday afternoon. Her last day at The University of Texas will be Friday, March 23.
During five seasons at Texas, Goestenkors led the Longhorns to five-straight NCAA Tournament appearances and compiled a 102-64 (.614) record.
In 20 years as a collegiate head coach at both Duke and UT, Goestenkors posted a 498-163 (.753) record while guiding her teams to 18-straight NCAA Tournament berths. Goestenkors has led her teams to two NCAA Championship games, four Final Fours, seven “Elite Eights” and nine “Sweet 16” appearances. Goestenkors holds a 36-18 (.667) all-time record in the NCAA Tournament.