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LeDawn Gibson fired as FAMU women's basketball coach

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Published: Feb. 12, 2019 at 5:30 PM EST
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By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness Sports

February 12, 2019

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- Florida A&M University has fired LeDawn Gibson after starting the 2018/19 season 3-20 overall and 1-10 in MEAC play.

Gibson was named head coach of the Lady Rattlers prior to the 2008/09 season.

In her tenure, FAMU recorded non-conference victories against the University of Florida, University of South Florida and the University of Alabama. Gibson logged a 145-182 overall record and an even 85-85 mark in conference play.

FAMU also has let go Associate Head Coach LaTasha Shipman-Ganus, who spent six years with the program.

Kevin Lynum will be the interim head coach for the remainder of the season, being promoted from assistant head coach.