Marty Wilson

Marty Wilson (born October 17, 1966)

Teams coached: Pepperdine Waves
Pepperdine record: 91-139 (.396)
Overall record: 91-139 (.396)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  0
  • CBI Appearances:  2  (2015, 2016)

Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2018-2023 California (asst)
2011-2018 Pepperdine
2008-2011 Pepperdine (assoc. HC)
2004-2008 Utah (asst)
1998-2004 UC Santa Barbara (asst)
1996-1998 San Diego (asst)
1996 Pepperdine (interim HC)
1990-1996 Pepperdine (asst)

Marty Wilson Facts

  • Lamar Wilson
  • Born October 17, 1966
  • Hometown: Pacoima, California
  • Alma Mater: Pepperdine University (BA, 1989)
  • Attended Simi Valley HS in Southern California before going on to play for Jim Harrick at Pepperdine
    • Wilson played his senior season under Tom Asbury
  • Joined Asbury‘s staff at Pepperdine in 1990, assisting there for four seasons and then most of two more under the next coach Tony Fuller
    • Was interim head coach for the last 13 games of the 1996 season following Fuller’s resignation, going 3-10 overall
  • Spent the next two seasons as an assistant at San Diego (under Brad Holland), six at UC Santa Barbara (under Bob Williams) and then four at Utah (under Ray Giacoletti and Jim Boylen)
  • Asbury returned to Pepperdine in 2008 and brought on Wilson as associate head coach and head coach in waiting
    • Wilson took over the program three years later, leading the Waves to two CBI appearances in his first six years on the job
    • Fired in March 2018 after seven seasons at Pepperdine, going 91-139 during that time
  • Spent the 2018-19 season on Wyking Jones‘ staff at California and was retained after the season by new coach Mark Fox, staying with the Golden Bears for a total five seasons

Marty Wilson Coaching Tree

  • Jason Hart (G League Ignite)