Charli Turner Thorne led her Arizona St. Sun Devils far in the NCAA Tournament, netting them a match up against the undefeated and heavily favored University of Connecticut Huskies.But it's also putting the spotlight on one of the more innovative college coaches out there, who utilizes hockey-style rapid turnover from the bench to wear down opponants. From an ESPN.com profile of Charlie Turner Thorne: There is no truth to the rumor that the Grand Canyon got its start as the small patch of...Read Full Story
Charli Turner Thorne is the head coach of the Arizona State women's basketball team. She graduated from Stanford in 1988 and in 2009 entered her 13th season with the school. She is also the winningest coach in Sun Devil history.