Women's college basketball coaching changes for 2021-22

Sherri Coale announced her retirement on March 17 after 25 seasons as Oklahoma's women's basketball coach. AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File

One of the biggest coaching vacancies for 2021-22 was filled April 10 when Oklahoma hired Jennie Baranczyk from Drake as its new women's basketball coach.

Baranczyk, 39, replaced Sherri Coale, who retired in March after 25 seasons with the Sooners.

In other recent coaching news, Vanderbilt hired Shea Ralph on April 13 to replace Stephanie White. A longtime UConn assistant, Ralph steps into her first head coaching role.

School: Out / In

Army: Dave Magarity / Missy Traversi

Auburn: Terri Williams-Flournoy / Johnnie Harris

Austin Peay: David Midlick / Brittany Young

Boston University: Marisa Moseley /

Charleston Southern: Fred Applin /

Colgate: William Cleary /

Dartmouth: Belle Koclanes /

Drake: Jennie Baranczyk /

East Tennessee State: Brittney Ezell / Simon Harris

Evansville: Matthew Ruffing /

Florida Atlantic: Jim Jabir /

George Mason: Nyla Milleson / Vanessa Blair-Lewis

George Washington: Jennifer Rizzotti / Caroline McCombs

Indiana State: Vicki Hall /

Kennesaw State: Agnus Berenato /

Memphis: Melissa McFerrin / Katrina Merriweather

Monmouth: Jody Craig /

Montana: Mike Petrino* / Brian Holsinger

North Dakota: ** / Mallory Bernhard

Northeastern: Kelly Cole /

Oklahoma: Sherri Coale / Jennie Baranczyk

Purdue Fort Wayne: Niecee Nelson /

Rice: Tina Langley /

Sacramento State: Bunky Harkleroad /

Siena: Ali Jaques / Jim Jabir

SMU: Travis Mays / Toyelle Wilson

Stony Brook: Caroline McCombs /

Tulsa: Matilda Mossman / Angie Nelp

UTSA: Kristen Holt / Karen Aston

Vanderbilt: Stephanie White / Shea Ralph

Washington: Jody Wynn / Tina Langley

Winthrop: ** / Semeka Randall Lay

Wisconsin: Jonathan Tsipis / Marisa Moseley

Wright State: Katrina Merriweather /

*Petrino was interim coach in 2020-21 and is a candidate for the head-coaching job.

**Bernhard and Randall Lay were interim coaches in 2020-21 and both were named head coach for next year.