Sierra Allen is in her second season as an assistant coach with the Hardin-Simmons basketball program.
In her first season with the Cowgirls, she helped improve the team from a 6-20 record in the year prior to her arrival to 19-8 last season. HSU won an American Southwest Conference Tournament game for the first time since 2011. The Cowgirls also beat a trio of nationally-ranked teams.
She is involved in all facets of the Cowgirl program and has been a tireless worker on the recruiting trail, helping the Cowgirls bring in a big freshman class.
Allen is a graduate of Highland High School and Abilene Christian University, where she was a four-year contributor to the Wildcats. She played for former Hardin-Simmons coach Julie Goodenough at ACU and was recruited to ACU by HSU head coach Kendra Hassell. She averaged 7.3 points and 5.5 rebounds while starting all 30 games as a senior.
She has a bachelor’s degree from ACU in child and family services.