Tsipis resigns as George Washington women's hoops coach

WASHINGTON (AP) Jonathan Tsipis has resigned as coach of the George Washington women's basketball team.

The school says the search for a replacement will begin immediately.

Tsipis led George Washington to consecutive Atlantic 10 championships and NCAA Tournament appearances. The Colonials went 92-38 during his four seasons as coach.

Athletic director Patrick Nero said Tsipis brought the program back into the national picture and restored its ''outstanding tradition.''

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