Fargas Featured In Beyond The Whiteboard on SEC Now

by Judy Willson | Assoc. Communications Director
Fargas Featured In Beyond The Whiteboard on SEC Now

BATON ROUGE — LSU women’s basketball head coach Nikki Fargas is featured on Beyond the Whiteboard: A Coaches Conversation that ran on Tuesday night on the SEC Network. Beyond the Whiteboard debuted during SEC Now at 10 p.m. CT on SECN.

ESPN’S Maria Taylor hosts a roundtable discussion with the six Black women who are head women’s basketball coaches in the SEC, including Fargas, Nikki McCray-Penson (Mississippi State), Yolett McPhee-McCuin (Ole Miss), Dawn Staley (South Carolina), Joni Taylor (Georgia) and Terri Williams-Flournoy (Auburn). Kentucky interim head coach Kyra Elzy was announced the day after the conversation was taped, bringing the number to seven Black women coaching SEC women’s basketball teams in 2020-21.

Featured discussion topics include racial injustice, Black women in leadership on and off the court, the importance of trailblazers in the sport and more. The show will be available on demand on SECNetwork.com. SEC Now is the network’s signature news and information show, breaking down the latest storylines and headlines around the SEC.