Amber Howell accepted the assistant women's basketball coaching position at Florida Southwestern State College on June 26, 2017.
Amber Howell was elevated to the full-time assistant coaching position for Armstrong State women's basketball for the upcoming 2016-17 season. She spent the 2015-16 season as a graduate assistant for the Pirates.
Howell played two seasons for the Pirates from 2013-15, playing in 55 games over two seasons. As a junior in 2013-14, she averaged 7.7 points and 3.8 rebounds per game. As a senior in 2014-15, she averaged 7.8 points and 4.5 rebounds per game. The Athens, Ga., native played for two seasons at Central Georgia Tech prior to transferring to Armstrong State.
Howell received her bachelor's degree in liberal arts in 2015 and is currently pursuing her graduate degree from Armstrong in professional communication and leadership.
She is a native of Athens, Ga., and Howell graduated from Prince Avenue Christian HS in Athens, where she was the team MVP of the Wolverines in 2009-10.