Morgan State women's basketball assistant coach Janelle Silver-Martin has been named to the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Thirty Under 30 list for the 2023-24 season, recognizing 30 up-and-coming women's basketball coaches aged 30 and under. Silver-Martin, in her first season with the Lady Bears' coaching staff, expressed gratitude for the honor and pledged to continue positively impacting the lives of student-athletes and the community.

By the Numbers
  • This is the ninth year of the WBCA Thirty Under 30 program
  • A total of 31 coaches received the honor this year due to a tie in the selection process
State of Play
  • Silver-Martin graduated from Morgan State in 2016 with a degree in public relations and had collegiate playing careers at Ohio Valley University and St. Thomas University before pursuing a Master's degree
  • She joined the Lady Bears' coaching staff in September 2023 after spending two seasons as the director of basketball operations at the University of Richmond
Bottom Line

Janelle Silver-Martin's recognition in the WBCA Thirty Under 30 list highlights her early success as a women's basketball coach and her commitment to positively impacting the lives of student-athletes and the community.