Leon Barmore is coming out of retirement to join the coaching staff at Baylor, where he'll work for one of his former assistants.
Former Louisiana Tech women's basketball coach Leon Barmore was one of seven new members inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame on Friday.
The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame will induct its newest members -- including Texas Tech coach Marsha Sharp and former Louisiana Tech coach Leon Barmore -- this weekend.
Leon Barmore will be the sixth women's coach inducted during ceremonies to be held Sept. 4-7 in Springfield, Mass.
Texas A&M tried to lure former Louisiana Tech women's basketball coach Leon Barmore out of retirement. However, the Hall of Fame coach has decided to remain on the sidelines.
Three coaches who turned the national spotlight on the women's game -- Cathy Rush, Harley Redin and Leon Barmore -- are finalists for election to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Former Louisiana Tech head coach Leon Barmore and five other coaches will be inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame during the weekend of May 9 and 10.
Former La. Tech coach Leon Barmore doesn't want to lose the NCAA record for consecutive wins, even to good friend Geno Auriemma.
Former Louisiana Tech coach Leon Barmore and Texas Tech coach Marsha Sharp will be inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame next spring along with four others.