Deborah Yow-Bowden ​

Inducted: 2006
  • Native of Gibsonville, NC
  • Played at Elon College
  • Successfully coached the women’s teams at Kentucky, Oral Roberts, and Florida
  • Named athletics director at St. Louis in 1990
  • Left four years later for same position at Maryland, becoming the first female athletics director in the history of the ACC
  • Returned to her home state in July 2010 to become athletics director at NC State