Love and passion.
It may sound simple, but love and passion are the core beliefs newly minted Oklahoma women’s basketball coach Jennie Baranczyk plans on building her program around.
“For me, love it the strongest human emotion that we have,” Baranczyk said in her introductory press conference inside the Lloyd Noble Center on Tuesday. “I love this game and I want every person who is associated with our program to feel that love. I want them to love it that much too.”
That passion and love of basketball has taken Baranczyk from her home of Des Moines, IA, where she had to play basketball with boys as a kid because there were no girls basketball teams at the local YMCA, to Oklahoma.
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