Terrence Johnson

Terrence Johnson (born August 10, 1978)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Texas State Bobcats
Current conference: Sun Belt Conference
Texas State record: 72-52 (.581)
Overall record: 72-52 (.581)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2020-present Texas State
2015-2020 Texas State (asst)
2010-2012 Samford (asst)

Terrence Johnson Facts

  • Terrence Johnson
  • Born August 10, 1978
  • Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Alma Mater: Southern University (BS) / Prairie View A&M University (M.Ed)
  • Born in New Orleans and raised in the close-knit community of Sebastopol, Louisiana, Johnson is the son of a coach
  • Worked on the AAU circuit in Houston and Louisiana; was head coach of Hollis Price Elite AAU from 2006-10
  • Moved up to the college ranks in 2010, spending two seasons assisting Jimmy Tillette at Samford
  • Joined Danny Kaspar‘s staff at Texas State in 2015, serving as an assistant with the Bobcats for five seasons
  • In June 2020, Johnson was named interim head coach when Kaspar went on leave (and later resigned)
    • Led the Bobcats to a share of the Sun Belt title in 2021, the program’s first title since 2011; Johnson was named Sun Belt COY
    • In March 2021, the school announced that Johnson would be the full-time head coach moving forward
    • The Bobcats repeated as Sun Belt champs (outright) in 2022 after going 12-3 in league play and Johnson earned his second SBC COY award
    • In June 2022, Texas State extended Johnson’s contract through the 2026-27 season

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