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Niya Butts out as UA women's basketball coach

Posted at 1:25 PM, Mar 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-01 15:35:51-05

Arizona women's basketball coach Niya Butts will not return next season.

KGUN9 has learned that UA athletic director Greg Byrne confirmed that Butts' tenure would end.

Butts, 38, is in her sixth year at the helm. Under her leadership, the Wildcats had just one winning season.

Arizona is 12-18 this year and 3-15 in Pac-12 play.