Borseth to coach Michigan women's program

April 10, 2007 at 9:36 PM

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 10 (UPI) -- Kevin Borseth has signed a multi-year contract to become head coach of the Michigan women's basketball team.

"We are excited about the future of the Michigan women's basketball program with Kevin as head coach," Athletics Director Bill Martin said Tuesday. "He knows how to teach and coach, and he has the ability to motivate student-athletes as players and people."

Borseth, 52, has a 441-159 career record in 20 years as head coach at the NCAA Division I and II levels. He has 19 consecutive winning seasons and 15 20-win campaigns in addition to getting eight league tournament titles.

Borseth, a native of Bessemer, Mich., had a 216-62 mark as head coach at Wisconsin-Green Bay from 1998-2007. He directed the team to the postseason every year, including NCAA Tournament second-round appearances in 2003 and 2007.

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