NCAA/WBCA Coaches' Trophy

The NCAA/WBCA Coaches' Trophy is awarded to the NCAA Division I women's basketball team that finishes first in the USA TODAY Sports Top 25 Coaches Poll. Valued at $30,000, the luminous trophy is made of handcrafted Waterford Crystal in the shape of a basketball and sits atop a large black acrylic base.

Past Recipients

2017 - South Carolina, Dawn Staley
2016 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2015 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2014 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2013 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2012 - Baylor, Kim Mulkey
2011 - Texas A&M, Gary Blair
2010 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2009 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2008 - Tennessee, Pat Summitt
2007 - Tennessee, Pat Summitt
2006 - Maryland, Brenda Frese
2005 - Baylor, Kim Mulkey-Robertson
2004 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2003 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2002 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
2001 - Notre Dame, Muffet McGraw
2000 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
1999 - Purdue, Carolyn Peck
1998 - Tennessee, Pat Summitt
1997 - Tennessee, Pat Summitt
1996 - Tennessee, Pat Summitt
1995 - Connecticut, Geno Auriemma
1994 - North Carolina, Sylvia Hatchell