UAlbany women's basketball coach Katie Abrahamson-Henderson is leaving upstate New York to take over the Central Florida basketball program.

Her Albany team beat UMaine by a point in the America East Conference championship game and then went on to upset Florida in the first round of the NCAA tourney.

Abrahamson's six year run with the Great Danes was spectacular. 5 AE titles, 83-13 in conference games, 146-47 overall record. She was named conference coach of the year three times.

At the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Abrahamson takes over a team that went 7-23 over and 4-14 in the American Athletic Conference(AAC).

Abrahamson was an assistant coach at UMaine from 1992-1994.