FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – After spending the last 11 seasons as an assistant at the University of San Diego Niecee Nelson is back in the Summit City, this time as the leader of the IPFW women’s basketball program.
Nelson previously served as an assistant coach with the Dons during the 2004-05 season before heading to USD. She was tabbed as IPFW’s new head coach on Monday and had her first chance to meet with the Fort Wayne media on Wednesday morning during her introductory press conference at the Gates Center.
Nelson takes over a program that has struggled the last couple of seasons. IPFW went 16-44 overall the last two seasons, including a 6-26 mark in Summit League play.