Former UC Irvine post player Lauren Bowie, formerly known as Lauren Yadon, was recently named director of women's basketball operations at her alma mater.
Bowie was an assistant coach at La Verne the last three seasons.
She averaged 7.8 points and 4.0 rebounds per game over her career at UCI and her 70 career blocks rank seventh in UCI annals. She was named to the Big West Conference All-Freshman team in 2003 after averaging 9.8 points and 5.5 rebounds.
She graduated from UCI with a degree in psychology and social behavior.
— From staff reports
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