LAKE CHARLES—McNeese women’s basketball head coach Kacie Cryer has announced the addition of Brittany Bigott to her coaching staff. Bigott’s duties will include coaching the guards, handle travel arrangement, social media and community service.
The native of Katy, Texas, Bigott comes to McNeese after spending the 2017-18 season as a graduate assistant at Wayne State College where she earned her matster’s degree in Sports Management. The Wildcats went 25-7 and advanced to the second round of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference tournament during her year as a graduate assistant.
Bigott received her bachelor’s degree from the University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas where she was a four-year women’s basketball letter winner for the Celts from 2014-2017, appearing in 87 career games and was a NAIA Scholar Athlete all four years. Bigott led the team in 3-point field goal percentage as both a freshman and sophomore and was a four-time Academic All-Conference pick and was UST’s Scholar Athlete of the Year as a freshman and junior.
She gained coaching experience working with an elite AAU team (BIG Basketball Academy) in Houston for four years (2013-17).
The graduate of Seven Lakes High School helped her team advance to the regional finals her senior year.