TOMMY TURGEON enters his second season as the assistant coach for the women's basketball team. The Saints opted out of the Red River Athletic Conference Championship competition due to COVID-19 concerns. The team was able to play several regular season and exhibition games.
Turgeon comes to OLLU from Colorado Northwestern Community College in Rangely, Colo., where he was the assistant coach for one year. Prior to that, he was interim director of women's basketball operations at NCAA D1 University of Denver.
After a position at Wagner College, an NCAA D1 school in New York City, Turgeon spent two seasons at Colorado State University-Pueblo, an NCAA D2 school in Pueblo, Colo. While there, the team was the 2015-2016 RMAC Tournament Champions and the 2016-2017 RMAC Regular Season Champions. The 2016 team was the No. 2 seed and the 2017 team was the No. 1 seed in the NCAA D2 Tournament; the 2017 team was ranked as high as No.3 in the nation. The two-season combined record was 54-10.
Turgeon was also the assistant coach for the Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The team was the 2014-2015 Region XI Champions and placed fifth in the NJCAA D1 Tournament. Its two-season record was 56-11.
Turgeon earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sport Management from Bellevue University in Bellevue, Neb. He is currently pursuing a Business Administration in Management from Wagner College.
|2||Keviona Barber||SR||PG||5-3||Chicago, Ill.||Little Elm High School/Cisco College|
|3||Haleen Harris||FR||G||5-10||Houston, Texas||Cypress Creek High School|
|4||Angeline Sanchez||JR||PG||5-3||Cibolo, Texas||Steele High School|
|5||Miranda Villegas||JR||G||5-7||Levelland, Texas||Levelland High School/UT-Tyler|
|10||Gabrielle Guzman||SR||G||5-3||Moore, Okla.||Moore High School/Allen CC|
|11||Alexandra Strawhorn||SR||G||5-7||Kyneton, Australia||Bendigo Secondary/Kilgore College|
|12||Sydney Portillo||FR||G||5-2||Harlingen, Texas||Harlingen High School|
|13||Tiffany Lopez||JR||F||5-10||San Antonio, Texas||Memorial High School|
|14||Ariel Leal||JR||G||5-3||Harlingen, Texas||Harlingen HS/Dallas Christian College|
|15||Felicity Aguilar||SO||G||5-3||San Antonio, Texas||Southwest High School|
|20||Wynter Taylor||JR||G||5-6||Cuero, Texas||Blinn College|
|21||Emiko Hemphill||SR||F||5-9||San Antonio, Texas||Seguin High School|
|22||Cormia Lewis||SO||G||5-7||Houston, Texas||Cypress Lakes High School|
|23||Natalia Trevino||JR||G||5-7||Laredo, Texas||United High School|
|24||Madelyn Soto||FR||G||5-10||San Antonio, Texas||Southside High School|
|25||Alanis Macias||FR||G||5-5||San Antonio, Texas||East Central High School|
|31||Tea Lawson||SO||C||6-1||Corpus Christi, Texas||Richard King High School|
|32||Julissa Garza||FR||G||5-7||Brownsville, Texas||Jubilee Brownsville High School|
|33||Annesa Lopez||FR||G||5-9||Cibolo, Texas||Byron P Steele High School|
|34||Makayla White||JR||C||6-1||Midwest City, Okla.||Choctaw High School/Crowder College|
|40||Lorena Ramirez||FR||G||5-6||Banquete, Texas||Banquete High School|