UMBC Retrievers basketball

UMBC Retrievers basketball history

University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Catonsville, MD)
Chesapeake Employers Insurance Arena
America East Conference

Current head coach: Jim Ferry (2021-)

  • Asst: Danny Lawson (2021-)
  • Asst: Evann Baker (2021-)
  • Asst: Brian Baudinet (2022-)
  • DBO: Caesar Adim (2022-)
  • DPD: Gabe Maturo (2022-)

Post-Season:

  • National Championships:  0
  • Final Four Appearances:  0
  • Sweet Sixteen Appearances:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  2  (2008, 2018)
  • NCAAT Overall Record:  1-2
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  0
  • NIT Overall Record:  0-0
  • CIT Appearances:  1  (2017)
  • CIT Overall Record:  3-1
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Appearances:  2  (1979, 1980)
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Overall Record:  3-2

Conference Titles (Mason-Dixon, ECC, Big South, NEC, America East):

Award Winners:




UMBC head coaches:

Coach Tenure Record Conf. Titles NCAA Apps. Nat. Champ
Jim Ferry 2021-Pres 18-14 0 0 0
Ryan Odom 2016-21 97-60 1 1 0
Aki Thomas 2012-16 28-95 0 0 0
Randy Monroe 2004-12 85-159 1 1 0
Tom Sullivan 1995-2004 106-146 1 0 0
Earl Hawkins 1988-95 77-119 0 0 0
Jeff Bzdelik 1986-88 25-31 0 0 0
Billy Jones 1974-86 145-173 0 2^ 0
John Frank 1967-74 50-100 0 0 0

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



^ These tournament appearances came when the UMBC program was at the Division II level; UMBC moved up to Division I prior to the 1986-87 season

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