UCF fires women's basketball coach Joi Williams

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Joi Williams has been fired as Central Florida's women's basketball coach after nine seasons.

UCF athletic director Danny White announced the decision Monday. The Knights finished 7-23 this season, including an 83-74 overtime loss to SMU in the American Athletic Conference tournament.

Williams was 114-163 overall, including 59-91 in conference play.

White said a national search for a successor will begin immediately.

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