Ex-WNBA player joins women’s basketball coaching staff, BDN reports

The Bangor Daily News reported former WNBA player Edniesha Curry has been named an assistant coach for the University of Maine women’s basketball team. “She is a gifted skill instructor and motivator and will bring tremendous energy to our program,” head coach Richard Barron said. “Coach Eddie has an infectious personality and enthusiasm which I know will result in greater productivity with our players.” Curry spent the past four years training and developing players across the world with stops in Vietnam, China, Israel and Palestine, according to the article. Most recently, she was the head coach for SSA Basketball in Ho Chi Minh City where she was in charge of the delivery of basketball programs across the city for players who were age 6–18, the article states. Curry was in the WNBA for four years starting in 2002.