Amy Williams Named NU Women’s Basketball Coach

Amy Williams is Nebraska’s new women’s basketball coach.

Williams is a Spearfish, South Dakota native who played at Nebraska from 1994-1998.  She returns to Lincoln with 18 years of coaching experience, including nine as a head coach.

Williams spent the past four seasons as the head coach at South Dakota.  She led the Coyotes to two Summit League regular-season championships, an NCAA berth in 2014 and the WNIT title this past season.

She replaces Connie Yori, who resigned last week.