Steve Steinwedel

Steve Steinwedel (born July 18, 1953)

Teams coached: Delaware Fightin’ Blue Hens
Delaware record: 163-121 (.574)
Overall record: 163-121 (.574)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

1985-1995 Delaware
1980-1985 South Carolina (asst)
1979-1980 Duke (asst)
1977-1978 West Virginia (asst)
1976-1977 Stetson (asst)

Steve Steinwedel Facts

  • Steve Steinwedel
  • Born July 18, 1953
  • Hometown: Seymour, Indiana
  • Alma Mater: Mississippi State University (BA, 1975)
  • Played basketball for two seasons at Mississippi State under head coach Kermit Davis, Sr.
  • Started his coaching career in 1976, spending the season assisting Glenn Wilkes at Stetson
  • Spent one season on Joedy Gardner‘s staff at West Virginia and then one season at Duke under Bill E. Foster
  • Followed Foster to South Carolina in 1980, working with the Gamecocks program for the next five years
  • Hired in 1985 to be the head coach at Delaware, leading the Hens for ten seasons
    • Compiled a 163-121 overall record at Delaware, highlighted by back-to-back 22+ win seasons (1992-93)
    • Resigned from his position in 1995, leaving as the program’s leader in coaching victories

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