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Women's Basketball Coaches
Lauren Sumski
Head Coach
Chris Sumski
Assistant Coach
Hannah Phillips
Assistant Coach/Recruiting Coordinator
Ariel Massengale
Assistant Coach
Erin Horne
Director of Basketball Operations
Kaylee Cotton
Student Assistant
Tara Bailey
Athletic Trainer - Women's Cross Country and Distance, Women's Basketball
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Kaylee Cotton

Kaylee Cotton

Student Assistant

2018-19 (Junior):

  • Did not play due to injury

2017-18 (Sophomore): 

  • Played in 26 games
  • Logged 13.8 minutes per game and 358 total
  • Averaged 4.2 points and 2.6 rebounds per game
  • Scored in double-figures four times

2016-17 (Freshman): 

  • Played in 20 games for the Lady Bisons
  • Logged 12.8 minutes per contest and 256 total
  • Averaged 4.7 points and 1.4 rebounds per game
  • Notched a season-high 24 points at NJIT
  • Scored 14 points and grabbed four rebounds at Ole Miss

High School: 

  • Played for Todd Waters at McCreary Central High School
  • Six-time letter winner in basketball and five-time in softball
  • Three-time All-Region and All-District for basketball
  • Two-time All-State
  • All-Time leading scorer for McCreary with 2,513 points and rebounder at 1,272 rebounds
  • Averaged 28.1 points per game
  • Kentucky-Indiana and Kentucky-Ohio All-Star
  • Team captain for freshman and sophomore seasons
  • Earned a Leadership in Excellence Award


  • Parents are Sam and Dottie Cotton
  • Has one brother, Kade
  • Planned Physical Therapy major