Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks basketball

Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks basketball history

University of Tennessee at Martin (Martin, TN)
Skyhawk Arena at The Tom and Kathleen Elam Center
Ohio Valley Conference (OVC)

Current head coach: Ryan Ridder (2021-)

  • Asst: Denver Cobb (2021-)
  • Asst/Recruiting: Erik Buggs (2021-)
  • Asst: Reed Ridder (2022-)
  • Special Asst. to the HC: Dantiel Daniels (2021-)
  • DPD: Deonte Johnson (2022-)
  • DBO: Austin Nisbett (2022-)

Post-Season:

  • National Championships:  0
  • Final Four Appearances:  0
  • Sweet Sixteen Appearances:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NCAAT Overall Record:  0-0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  1  (2009)
  • NIT Overall Record:  0-1
  • CIT Appearances:  3  (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • CIT Overall Record:  5-3
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Appearances:  2  (1982, 1983)
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Overall Record:  1-3

Conference Titles (VSAC, Gulf South, Ohio Valley):

Award Winners:




Tennessee-Martin head coaches:

Coach Tenure Record Conf. Titles NCAA Apps. Nat. Champ
Ryan Ridder 2021-Pres 8-22 0 0 0
Montez Robinson (int.) 2020-21 8-16 0 0 0
Anthony Stewart 2016-20 53-73 0 0 0
Heath Schroyer 2014-16 41-28 0 0 0
Jason James 2009-14 37-117 0 0 0
Bret Campbell 1999-2009 125-168 1 0 0
Cal Luther 1990-99 72-163 0 0 0
Tom Hancock 1982-90 132-122 2^ 1^ 0
Art Tolis 1980-82 32-25 0 1^ 0
Bob Paynter 1971-80 99-122 0 0 0
Floyd Burdette 1952-71 197-201 1^ 0 0
J.C. Henson 1951-52 6-12 0 0 0

Key: Conf. Titles= Regular Season only, NCAA Apps= NCAA Tournament Appearances, Nat. Champ= NCAA Tournament Champions


^ These conference titles and tournament appearances came when the Tennessee-Martin program was at the Division II level; UT-M moved up to Division I prior to the 1992-93 season

NOTE: Overall program records on this page do not include anything later vacated by the NCAA.