An East Coast native, Katie Talley is in her first season as an assistant coach for the UCCS women’s basketball team.
Talley was a member of the coaching staff at the United States Naval Academy and coached two guards who were named to the All-Patriot League First Team. She was also active in the recruiting, scouting operations and the camps at the Naval Academy.
Talley served an internship with the WNBA’s Orlando Miracle in the 2001 summer in the basketball opeartions office.
Talley is a 2001 graduate of Western Carolina University, where she played in more than 100 games for the Catamounts. A two-time team captain, she missed the 1998-99 due to a shoulder injury. She earned a degree in sport management and is pursuing a master’s degree in counseling.