Good enough for the Big XII

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Hardin-Simmons women's head coach Julie Goodenough was named head coach at Division I Oklahoma State on Wednesday, April 10. Goodenough, 33, has led the HSU program to a 188-54 record in her nine years at the helm, including a 26-2 record and a ranking as high as No. 2 in the Top 25 this past season.

"Coach Goodenough has an amazing record in a relatively short period of time," OSU athletic director Don Phillips said. "The success she has achieved at the Division III level speaks volumes about her ability."

Goodenough is the all-time winningest coach in Hardin-Simmons history. Oklahoma State finished 16-15 this past season, at the end of which head coach Dick Halterman was fired after 19 seasons and 333 career wins. It's the highest direct jump by a Division III head coach in the six-year history of this Web site.