Earl Grant

Earl Grant (born December 25, 1976)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Boston College Eagles
Current conference: Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC)
College of Charleston record: 127-89 (.588)
Boston College record: 50-53 (.485)
Overall record: 177-142 (.555)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2021-present Boston College
2014-2021 College of Charleston
2010-2014 Clemson (asst)
2007-2010 Wichita State (asst)
2004-2007 Winthrop (asst)
2002-2004 The Citadel (asst)

Earl Grant Facts

  • Earl Grant
  • Born December 25, 1976
  • Hometown: North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Alma Mater: Georgia College (BS, 2000)
  • Played at D-II Georgia College, helping lead the Bobcats to a conference title and Elite Eight run as a senior
  • Started coaching in 2002 as an assistant to Pat Dennis at The Citadel
  • Joined Gregg Marshall‘s staff at Winthrop in 2004 and followed him to Wichita State three years later
  • Was an assistant for four years under Brad Brownell at Clemson before returning home as the College of Charleston head coach in 2014
    • After winning just 9 games in his first year, Grant led the Cougars to the 2017 NIT with a 25-win third season
    • In his fourth season, Grant led the team to a share of the CAA title and a NCAA berth by way of a CAA Tournament crown
  • In March 2021, Grant was hired to be the next head coach at Boston College in the ACC

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