Newbauer, Smith to present at the 2018 WBCA Convention


Register today for the 2018 WBCA Convention to see on-court presentations by Florida head coach Cameron Newbauer and New York Liberty head coach Katie Smith.

Newbauer joined the Gators in March 2017. Prior to joining Florida, he coached at Belmont where he led the Bruins to two NCAA tournament berths and recorded 25 straight victories. In 2017, Newbauer’s squad won the Ohio Valley Conference regular-season crown as well as the conference’s tournament championship and he was named OVC Coach of the Year. During his four years at Belmont, the Bruins were nationally ranked in the top 20 three consecutive seasons.

Smith is in her second season as head coach of the New York Liberty. Prior to coaching in the WNBA, she played 15 seasons in the league, retiring in 2013 after one year with New York. Smith is the all-time scoring leader in women’s professional basketball history with 7,885-career points. She is ranked second in WNBA history with 6,452 points. She is a three-time Olympic Gold Medalist, two-time WNBA Champion and seven-time WNBA All-Star.


On-court presentations in the WBCA Courtside Expo allow attendees to see top coaches in women’s basketball demonstrate plays and drills they use in building their successful programs. To see previous on-court presentations, log in to and visit the Coaching Library.

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Release Date: 
Friday, February 16, 2018