Jamie Carey

Associate Head Women’s Basketball Coach
University of Texas at San Antonio


2021 – Present: Associate Head Coach, University of Texas at San Antonio

2020 – 2021: Associate Head Coach, University of North Texas

2016 – 2020: Associate Head Coach (18-20)/Assistant Coach, University of Texas

2014 – 2016: Assistant Coach, University of Colorado

2011 – 2014: Head Coach, Sand Creek High School (CO)

2008 – 2010: Head Coach, Legacy High School (CO)

2005 – 2008: Professional Player, Connecticut Sun (WNBA)

2002 – 2005: Player/Team Captain (04-05), University of Texas

1999 – 2001: Player, Stanford University


2006: University of Texas, Masters, Sport Management

2004: University of Texas, Bachelors, Sociology


Hometown: Thornton, CO

Career Highlights

Selected to participate in the 2019 WBCA/Women Leaders in College Sports NEXT UP program

In 2023-24, helped lead UTSA to the program’s first winning season (18-15) in nine seasons and post-season berth in 14 seasons – helped rebuild a program that had not had a winning record in the six seasons prior to the staff’s arrival (24-83 (.224) overall and 10-54 (.156) Conference USA record during four prior seasons combined)

In 2020-21, helped lead North Texas to the most Conference USA wins (10) in program history and most conference wins in 19 seasons

From 2016 to 2020, helped lead Texas to a 95-37 (.720) overall and 53-19 (.736) Big 12 Conference record, four winning seasons, three 23+ win seasons, and three NCAA Tournament berths (two Sweet 16 appearances)

Texas’ scoring offense finished ranked 14th nationally in 2017-18

Helped Texas sign four recruiting classes (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017) that ranked in the top-16 nationally, including two classes (2018 & 2017) that ranked 3rd nationally

As a Division I Assistant Coach, has recruited and coached 29 all-conference team selections, as well as two Players of the Year, one Defensive Player of the Year, two Freshman/Newcomers of the Year, and three WNBA draft picks

106-25 (.809) record as a Head Coach at the high school level

Two-time Colorado Springs Area Coach of the Year and Pikes Peak Athletic Conference Coach of the Year, led Sand Creek High School to two Pikes Peak Athletic Conference Championships

Active in USA Basketball (non-playing role) since 2016, helping the organization with the development of the youth development coaching curriculum

A 2023 University of Texas Athletics Hall of Honor inductee and two-time Big 12 All-Conference Team selection, helped lead Texas to two Big 12 Conference Regular Season Championships, one Big 12 Conference Tournament Championship, and three NCAA Tournament berths (one Final Four appearance)

The 1999-00 Pac-10 Conference Freshman of the Year at Stanford, was forced to temporarily retire for two years due to a concussion before transferring to Texas where doctors determined they could treat her and clear her to play