Ashley McElhiney the former female pro basketball coach was hired by the University of Alabama as an assistant coach.

Ashley McElhiney was fired by the owner of the ABA Nashville Rhythm after disagreeing with owner as to which players to play.

Ashley McElhiney as the Director of Basketball Operations for the Crimson Tide.

Stepahney Smith, the Head Coach of the University of Alabama women’s team, said:

“I am extremely excited to be adding Ashley to our staff. I have always been impressed with her and hoped to have the opportunity to hire her. She is a very driven person with a positive demeanor and a true passion for the game of basketball. Having been a successful point guard in the SEC, she brings the type of knowledge and championship experience we want to have as a part of this program.”

Ashley McElhiney is a former Vanderbilt player.