Rene Portland Basketball Coach

Rene portland

Maureen Theresa "Rene" Muth Portland is an American former head women's college basketball coach known for her 27-year tenure with the Penn State Lady Lions basketball team. Her career resume includes 21 NCAA tournament appearances including a Final Four appearance in 2000, five Big Ten Conference championships and two conference tournament titles. Portland is one of few women's basketball coaches to have won 600 or more games at a single school, with a career record of 606–236 at Penn State. She is accused of discriminating against homosexual players of the Penn State women's basketball team. Portland first became head coach at Penn State in 1980, following brief positions at St. Joseph's and Colorado. Portland was previously one of the star players at Immaculata College, one of the early powers in women's college basketball. Several of her teammates also went on to become prominent women's coaches, such as Theresa Grentz and Marianne Stanley. Portland served 27 seasons as the Lady Lions head coach. She won over 600 games at Penn State, making her sixth in most wins in Division I women’s basketball.

Personal details

Date of birth
United States of America


1. Immaculata University Colleges/University

Immaculata University is a private, co-educational, Roman Catholic university located in Immaculata, Pennsylvania, about 20 miles (32 km) west of Philadelphia founded by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The university is affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church through the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

Institution info

Type Private school
2010. 12.5 mil. $
Institution colors
1145 King Road, 19345 - East Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania
2010. 3,223
2009. 3,049
2010. 1,233
Acceptance rate
2010. 78.0 %
Local tuition
2011. 28.9 K $
2010. 27.9 K $
Official web page
Wikipedia article
Social media

People attended Immaculata University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1952., Basketball Coach
b. 1941., Politician
b. 1920., Composer

As movie subject

Title Year Other subjects Budget Awards Producers Directors Writers External resources
Training Rules
Women's basketball
Dee Mosbacher

Personal movie appearances

Title Year Appearance type Budget Awards Producers Directors Writers
Training Rules
2009 Archive Footage
Dee Mosbacher


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