Big coaching hires

Coaching news:

Former Maryland assistant coach Marlin Chinn is the new head coach at Florida International. It’s the second Terps assistant to leave this week.

Portland State has hired Lynn Kennedy as their new head coach.

North Texas has hired Texas assistant Jalie Mitchell as their head coach.

Player news:

Maryland’s Malina Howard wins the Elite 89 Award for having the highest GPA of any athlete at the Final Four.

Loryn Goodwin is transferring from Butler, sources say.

Montana freshman volleyball player Jace Henderson will play the rest of her college career for the basketball team.