Kay Yow ranks sixth all-time in Division I women's basketball history with 737 career victories. Earlier this season, Yow's 34th at NC State, she coached her 1,000th game with the Wolfpack. Only Pat Summitt has coached at one school for a longer period of time (35 seasons at Tennessee).
From the integration of women's basketball into the ACC to the implementation of Title IX and to the inaugural women's NCAA tournament in 1982, Yow (737-344, .682 winning percentage) has been a fixture in the sport. The pioneer has guided the Wolfpack to 20 of 27 NCAA tournaments, 11 Sweet 16 appearances and the 1998 Final Four. A look at the various milestones and achievements of Yow's long coaching career: