Assistant Coach: Utah (2008-Present)
Director of Operations: Utah (2006-08)
Lana Sitterud is in her fifth year at Utah and starts her third year as an assistant coach. Sitterud serves as the recruiting coordinator, supervises academics and helps coach the guards.
Sitterud worked as the Utes graduate assistant coach and Director of Operations during her first two years on staff.
Sitterud was a four-year player for the Utes from 2001-2005, serving as a team captain for three seasons. She played in 123 games during her Utah career, making 46 starts. For her career, she averaged 6.4 points and 2.5 rebounds a game.
As a senior in 2004-05, Sitterud was named the Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Year. She was also named third-team All-MWC during her final collegiate season. Sitterud averaged 9.1 points and 3.3 rebounds per game as a senior. She was also a prolific three-point shooter, finishing 2004-05 with a .400 percentage from behind the arc. Sitterud tied a Jon M. Huntsman Center record with seven three-pointers made in a 2004 game against TCU.
Sitterud earned a bachelor's degree in communications from Utah in 2006