Columbus State's Anita Howard was named Women's College Basketball Coach of the Year for the state of Georgia by the Atlanta Tipoff Club on Thursday.
Howard made her Lady Cougar debut a memorable one, leading CSU to a 31-and-2 record, winning the Peach Belt Conference regular season title, the tournament championship, and making it to the NCAA Division 2 Elite Eight.
The Lady Cougars led the country in field goal percentage defense as well as rebounds per game this season and they were ranked among the top 10 in seven other categories.
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