Island College has named Mary McConnell as an assistant womenís
basketball coach. She will assist Head Coach Spencer Manning
with all phases of the RIC womenís basketball program including
recruiting, scouting, administering practice and game coaching.
a team co-captain in 2003-04, concluded her career ranked eighth
all-time in school history with 1,182 career points at Bryant and was
named Third Team All-Northeast-10 Conference this past season after
averaging 10.7 points per game to go with 43 three-point field goals,
41 steals, and 4.2 rebounds per game average. McConnell played in 29
games for Bryant, averaging over 30 minutes per game. In December, she
became only the 16th player in school history to score 1,000 points in
a career while leading Bryant past Saint Leo. In addition, McConnell
was named the Women's Basketball Player of the Year by the Rhode
Island Basketball Media for Division II this past March.