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The New Face Of UMKC Women's Basketball, And Expanding Nursing In Rural Communities

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Luke X. Martin
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KCUR 89.3
Before becoming head coach of women's basketball at UMKC, Jacie Hoyt held assistant coaching positions at Nevada and Kansas State.

Jacie Hoyt is making waves in the coaching world. At just 29, she's one of the nation's youngest Division I head coaches. Today, she talks about her playing days, coaching influences and vision for UMKC women's basketball. Then, we learn what a new University of Kansas School of Nursing campus in Salina could mean for rural communities in need of more health care professionals.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.