BALTIMORE (WJZ) – USC has extended men’s basketball coach Andy Enfield through the end of the 2027-28 season, ending the ability of the Pennsylvania-born player and former Hopkins shooting guard to take the job with the Maryland Terrapins.
Under Enfield, Trojan No. 21 have a record 25-6 – the most winning regular season in school history – and a 14-6 record in Pac 12.
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“Andy has continued to meet and exceed all of the expectations we have set for him. In the three years we’ve worked together, our men’s basketball program has enjoyed unprecedented success and the national scene of college basketball has been in the spotlight,” said USC athletic director Mike Bohn. know on Wednesday. “It is testament to Andy’s leadership of the program, our coaches and support staff, and our talented basketball players. Andy’s incredible accomplishments stand on their own. ”
Enfield has an 182-116 take note in nine seasons leading the Trojans, with three NCAA Tournament appearances and a fourth on the road.
He was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year for the 2020-21 season after the Trojans won 25-8 and Elevated to Elite Eight.
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“My family and I are delighted to be part of the Trojan Family,” Enfield said after announcing the contract extension. “I feel great about the future of USC basketball at the Pac-12 and nationally.”
A native of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, Enfield established All-time scoring record at Johns Hopkins Universityand went on to earn an MBA at the University of Maryland. Those local ties have some writers speculating he could take the head coach job with Terps after head coach Mark Turgeon leaves in December.
The Terps had a 5-3 record when Turgeon left, and they continued to struggle under caretaker manager Danny Manning, 10-13.
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Maryland play the first game in the Big Ten Tournament finished fifth as the 10th seed.
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