Historic win creeps up on VanDerveer

Stanford boss becomes fifth women's coach to win 900 games

Originally Published: November 27, 2013
By Michelle Smith | espnW.com

Tara VanDerveer now has No. 900 under her belt, and the next question might be: How many more before she is done?

Sixth-ranked Stanford handed its Hall of Fame coach a huge milestone in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, on Wednesday afternoon, defeating Florida Gulf Coast 83-59.

VanDerveer. 60, is the fifth coach in women's basketball history to reach the 900-win mark, joining Pat Summitt (Tennessee), Sylvia Hatchell (North Carolina), C. Vivian Stringer (Rutgers) and Jody Conradt (Texas). ...

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