Pat Skerry

Pat Skerry (born January 21, 1970)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Towson Tigers
Current conference: Coastal Athletic Association (CAA)
Curry record: 24-25 (.490)
Towson record: 213-199 (.517)
Overall record^: 237-224 (.514)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  1  (2022)
  • CIT Appearances:  1  (2014)
  • Vegas 16 Appearances:  1  (2016)
  • CAA Regular Season Champion:  1  (2022)
  • CAA Tournament Champion:  0


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2011-present Towson
2010-2011 Pittsburgh (asst)
2008-2010 Providence (asst)
2005-2008 Rhode Island (asst)
2003-2005 College of Charleston (asst)
2000-2003 William & Mary (asst)
1998-2000 Northeastern (asst)
1996-1998 Curry
1995-1996 Stonehill (asst)
1992-1995 Tufts (asst)

Pat Skerry Facts

  • Patrick Joseph Skerry
  • Born January 21, 1970
  • Hometown: Medford, Massachusetts
  • Alma Mater: Tufts University (BS, 1992 & M.Ed, 1995)
  • Played for head coach Bob Sheldon at D-III Tufts, where he set school records for single-season and career assists
  • Started his coaching career as an assistant under Sheldon at his alma mater, then assisted Dave DeCiantis at D-II Stonehill (MA)
  • Spent two seasons as the head coach at D-III Curry College (MA), going 24-25 overall
  • Joined the D-I ranks in 1998, spending the next 13 seasons working as an assistant for various head coaches and programs
  • Hired in 2011 to be head coach at Towson; has taken the Tigers to three postseason appearances in twelve seasons
    • Skerry’s teams have won 20+ games six times, something the program had only done once in D-I play prior to his arrival
    • In 2022, the Tigers won a share of the CAA title for the first time since joining the conference in 2001
  • Along with his wife, Kristen, has two sons

Pat Skerry Coaching Tree


^ overall record includes head coaching positions at both the NCAA Division I and Division III levels