Eric Skeeters

Eric Skeeters

Teams coached: Delaware State Hornets
Delaware State record: 15-67 (.183)
Overall record: 15-67 (.183)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  0

Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2018-2021 Delaware State
2016-2018 UMBC (asst)
2013-2016 George Mason (asst)
2009-2013 South Florida (asst)
2004-2009 Towson (asst)
2003-2004 Virginia Tech (asst)
1999-2003 Youngstown State (asst)
1996-1999 Coppin State (asst)

Eric Skeeters Facts

  • Eric Skeeters
  • Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Alma Mater: Coppin State University (BS, 1997)
  • The Baltimore-native played basketball and lacrosse at Woodlawn HS (MD) and Catsonville CC (MD)
  • Began his coaching career at St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, during which time he also enrolled at Coppin State
  • Became a full-time assistant at Coppin State in 1996 under head coach Fang Mitchell
  • After three years at CSU, Skeeters spent four seasons working under John Robic at Youngstown State
  • Returned to the East Coast in 2003, working under Seth Greenberg for one year at Virginia Tech and then under Pat Kennedy for five seasons at Towson
  • Next assistant coaching roles were at South Florida (under Stan Heath), George Mason (under Paul Hewitt and Dave Paulsen) and UMBC (under Ryan Odom)
    • Was part of a NCAA Tournament at USF, then for UMBC’s historic NCAA upset of 1-seed Virginia in 2018
  • Hired to be the head coach at Delaware State in July 2018, his first head coaching opportunity
    • Went 15-67 over three seasons and in April 1, Skeeters, along with head women’s coach David Caputo, was let go
  • Along with his wife, Marie, has two sons

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