Shaunna Knife was named assistant women's basketball coach at United Tribes Technical College in August 2017.
A native of White Shield, North Dakota, Knife worked for two seasons with the White Shield Warrriors High School girls basketball team. Her primary responsibilties were breakdown of fundamentals and teaching young women more aspects of the game.
Knife earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education with emphasis in physical education and special education from The University of Mary in May 2014.
While at the University of Mary, Knife was an integral part of their women's basketball team. She was apart of the Division II National Tournament qualifying team during the 2011-2012 season. She hit significant milestones, including 1000+ points and 500+ rebounds. She was named Defensive Player of the Year during her senior season.