Joy McCorvey

Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
University of Tennessee


2021 – Present: Assistant Coach, University of Tennessee

2018 – 2021: Associate Head Coach (20-21)/Assistant Coach, Florida State University

2012 – 2018: Assistant Coach, University of Michigan

2011 – 2012: Assistant Coach, St. John’s University

2006 – 2010: Player, St. John’s University


2010: St. John’s University, Bachelors, Childhood Education


Hometown: Brewton, AL

Career Highlights

In 2022, named one of the “Most Impactful High Major Assistant Coaches in Division I Women’s Basketball” by Silver Waves Media

In 2021-22, helped lead Tennessee to a 25-9 overall and 11-5 SEC record. as well as the programs first NCAA Sweet 16 appearance in six seasons

From 2018 to 2021, helped lead Florida State to a 58-26 (.690) overall and 32-8 (.800) ACC record, as well as two NCAA Tournament berths

From 2012 to 2018, assisted Michigan to a 134-73 (.647) overall and 55-45 (.550) Big Ten record, as well as six postseason appearances (two NCAA Tournaments) and the 2016-17 WNIT Championship

In 2016-17, assisted Michigan to the most overall wins (28) in program history

In 2011-12, assisted St. John’s to the most Big East Conference wins (13) and first NCAA Sweet 16 Appearance in program history

As an Assistant Coach, has recruited and coached 34 all-conference team selections, as well as the 9th overall selection in the 2022 WNBA draft

A three-time Big East All-Academic Team selection, led St. John’s to three NCAA Tournaments and is one of only four players in program history to amass more than 700 points and 700 rebounds

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