2016-17 Women's Basketball Coaches
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Tim Curry
Head Coach - 16th Season


  • Tim Curry is beginning his 15th season at the helm of Union College Bulldog women's basketball program. The Columbia, Ky. native became the program's seventh head coach in March of 2001, and he is the first male to ever hold the position.
  • Curry is also currently serving as the Director of Athletics, a post he has held since August 2011. He first served as the Interim Director of Athletics for two years, until being promoted to the permanent position in May of 2013.
  • During his tenure, Curry has taken the Bulldog program to new heights as he owns a 273-174 record while at Union in becoming the program's winningest coach and a 365-286 career coaching record.
  • In 2002-03 alone, Union set a program record for wins in a season with 25 and a school-record for most 3-pointers made in a season with 296. The Bulldogs won the Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament and advanced to the NAIA Division II National Championship Tournament for the first time in school history.
  • Union made a return visit the national tournament in 2006-07 as it upset the top three seeds in the AAC Tournament to win the title and earn an automatic berth.
  • The 2007-08 season saw the Bulldogs win both the regular-season and tournament championships as they advanced to the NAIA Division II National Championship Tournament for the second year in a row and third overall. Union tied the school mark for wins as it went 25-9.
  • In 2008-09, Curry guided the Bulldogs to a 20-11 overall record, marking the first time in program history Union posted back-to-back 20-win seasons and three winning seasons in a row.
  • Curry and the Bulldogs continued their winning ways in 2009-10 with a 22-10 record and an AAC regular-season championship, giving Union three consecutive 20-win seasons and four winning campaigns in a row.
  • Union won the 2012 AAC Tournament Championship to advance to its fourth NAIA National Tournament appearance as the Bulldogs finished the 2011-12 season with a 25-8 overall record.
  • After just missing out on another AAC Tournament title in 2013, the Bulldogs came back with a vengeance in 2014, winning the title as the number two seed in the tournament. With the win, the Bulldogs earned their fifth trip to the NAIA National Tournament under Curry, finishing the season with a 24-9 overall mark.
  • Of the eight 20-win seasons in Lady Bulldog history, Curry has been at the helm for seven of them.
  • Under Curry, the Bulldogs has one player earn Second Team All-American twice (Lindsey Waters), another earn Third Team All-American honors three times (Brooke Smith), and two All-American Honorable Mention picks.
  • In addition, he has had five Appalachian Athletic Conference Players of the Year, one AAC Defensive Player of the Year, two AAC Freshmen of the Year and 11 First Team All-Conference selections.
  • Curry arrived at Union College after serving six seasons as the Head Women's Basketball Coach at Bluefield College in Bluefield, Va. During his tenure at Bluefield, the Lady Rams enjoyed the most success in the history of the women's basketball program. Curry departed Bluefield as the winningest coach in the programs history while leading the Lady Rams to their first-ever national rankings.
  • While at Bluefield, Curry also served as the Assistant Director of Athletics and Head Men's Golf Coach following a two-and-a-half year stint as Interim Director of Athletics at the Appalachian Athletic Conference school.
  • A 1989 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College in Columbia, Kentucky, Curry began his coaching career at his alma mater in several different positions including Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, Assistant Baseball Coach, and Head Women's Softball Coach. Curry also spent one season at St. Catharine Junior College in Springfield, Kentucky as the Head Women's Basketball Coach and Head Baseball Coach.
  • Curry is married to the former Susan Feltner of Manchester, Kentucky and they reside in Manchester with their son, Jacob Austin, and daughter, Madison Leigh.

Curry Year-by-Year:

Year School Record Pct. Conference Record Pct. Finish
2001-2002 Union 7-23 .233 MSC 1-13 .071 8th
2002-2003 Union 25-10^& .714 AAC 16-6 .727 3rd
2003-2004 Union 15-16 .484 AAC 11-11 .500 5th
2004-2005 Union 20-13 .606 AAC 11-11 .500 7th
2005-2006 Union 14-18 .438 AAC 9-12 .429 8th
2006-2007 Union 19-15^& .559 AAC 8-10 .444 6th
2007-2008 Union 25-9*^& .735 AAC 15-3 .833 1st
2008-2009 Union 20-11 .645 AAC 12-6 .667 3rd
2009-2010 Union 22-10* .668 AAC 11-5 .688 1st
2010-2011 Union 17-13 .567 AAC 7-7 .500 4th
2011-2012 Union 25-8^& .758 AAC 13-5 .722 2nd
2012-2013 Union 21-10 .677 AAC 12-6 .667 3rd
2013-2014 Union 24-9^& .727 AAC 16-4 .800 2nd
2014-2015 Union 19-9 .678 AAC 15-5 .750 3rd

*-AAC Regular-Season Championship
^-AAC Tournament Championship
&-NAIA National Tournament Appearance


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Erin Hunnicutt
Assistant Coach - 7th Season


  • Erin Hunnicutt is in her sixth season as a member of the Bulldog basketball staff, and second as Tim Curry's head assistant coach.
  • In her previous five seasons as an assistant coach, the Bulldogs captured a pair of Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament Championships (2012 and 2014), on their way to clinching two births in the NAIA Division II National Tournament. In all, the Bulldogs have posted a 106-49 record in the last five years. 
  • Individually, Hunnicutt has coached 11 All-Appalachian Athletic Conference Team selections, including Lindsey Waters, who was the AAC Player of the Year in back-to-back seasons (2011-12 and 2012-13).
  • Also, nine student-athletes have notched NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors in the last five seasons, with six more earning spots on the CoSIDA Academic All-American All-District IV Team and two earning spots on the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team for their work in the classroom.
  • Hunnicutt , a native of Brainerd, Minnesota, joined the Union coaching staff off a playing career at Iowa Wesleyan College, where she participated in basketball and track & field. She earned a degree from Iowa Wesleyan in 2010.
  • The former Erin Karlsgodt, Erin married Union assistant football coach C.J. Hunnicutt in June of 2015. They reside in Barbourville.
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Ryan Garnett
Manager - 2nd Season