BALTIMORE (WJZ) – Kevin Willard was appointed head coach of the University of Maryland men’s basketball program.
University of Maryland Athletic President Damon Evans announced the hiring of Willard with a tweet around 9 a.m. Monday.
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“Terp Nation, join me in welcoming our new @TerrapinHoops Head Coach Kevin Willard!” Evans said, adding: “MARYLAND WILL WIN!”
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Willard arrived in Maryland from Seton Hall, where he hit a 225-161 record in 12 seasons as head coach of the program.
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The selection of Willard ends a months-long search that begins next December The passing of Mark Turgeon.
Terp Nation, welcome with me @TerrapinHoops Head Coach Kevin Willard!
– Damon Evans (@Evans_TerpsAD) March 21, 2022
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