Mel Greenberg Media Award

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The Mel Greenberg Media Award, named after Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Legend Mel Greenberg, is presented annually by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) to "a member of the media who has best displayed a commitment to women’s basketball and to advancing the role of the media in the women’s game".[1]

Selection process[edit]

The inaugural award was given to Mel Greenberg in 1991 by the WBCA. Thereafter, future winners have been selected by the past recipients. Candidates for consideration must "have had a positive impact on the growth and national or regional exposure of the sport, been involved in the media exposure of women’s basketball for a minimum of five years and should be a media ambassador for the women’s game."[1]


The award is presented annually at the WBCA Award ceremony, held during the annual WBCA Convention, which is held each year in conjunction with the NCAA Women's Final Four.

Award winners[edit]

Mike Carmin accepting the Mel Greenberg Media Award

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Mel Greenberg Media Award". Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Retrieved 2 Jul 2014.
  2. ^ "Mike Carmin wins 2012 WBCA Mel Greenberg Media Award". March 12, 2012. Retrieved 6 April 2012.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Former Penn State Associate SID Mary Jo Haverbeck honored with 2014 WBCA Mel Greenberg Media Award". WBCA. March 18, 2014. Archived from the original on 15 July 2014. Retrieved 2 July 2014.