|Born||December 3, 1969|
|1988–1992||Saint Joseph's (Indiana)|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1995–1996||Miami (Ohio) (asst.)|
|1996–2002||Notre Dame (asst.)|
|Head coaching record|
Kevin Patrick McGuff (born December 3, 1969)is an American college basketball coach who the current head women's basketball coach at Ohio State University after spending two seasons as head coach of the University of Washington. Prior to his time in Seattle, McGuff was the head coach at Xavier University until April 2011.
McGuff began his coaching career as an assistant coach at Miami University where the Lady Hawks went 54–30 during his tenure in Oxford, Ohio.
He served as an assistant coach at Notre Dame. During his six years as an Irish assistant coach under Muffet McGraw, Notre Dame went 160–39, including a national title in 2001.
McGuff spent nine seasons at Xavier, compiling an overall record of 213–73, giving him the most wins of any Xavier women's coach. The Musketeers made the postseason in each of McGuff's seasons as head coach, with the last five being in the NCAA tournament. During this stretch, Xavier's best run was in 2010, when the Musketeers lostin the Elite Eight to Stanford.
McGuff was hired by Ohio State on April 16, 2013to replace Jim Foster. He was formally introduced at a press conference on April 17, 2013. Ohio State will owe Washington $1.75 million as part of McGuff's buyout clause from his contract with UW.
|Xavier Musketeers (Atlantic 10 Conference)(2002–2011)|
|2002–03||Xavier||20–10||11–5||3rd (2nd West)||NCAA 1st Round|
|2003–04||Xavier||17–13||8–8||T-6th (4th West)||WNIT First Round|
|2004–05||Xavier||22–10||13–3||T-2nd (1st West)||WNIT Quarterfinals|
|2005–06||Xavier||21–9||11–5||4th||WNIT Round of 16|
|2006–07||Xavier||26–8||11–3||3rd||NCAA 1st Round|
|2007–08||Xavier||24–9||11–3||3rd||NCAA 1st Round|
|2008–09||Xavier||25–7||13–1||1st||NCAA 1st Round|
|2009–10||Xavier||30–4||14–0||1st||NCAA Elite Eight|
|2010–11||Xavier||29–3||14–0||1st||NCAA 2nd Round|
|Xavier:||214–73 (.746)||106–28 (.791)|
|Washington Huskies (Pac-12)(2011–2013)|
|2012–13||Washington||21–12||11–7||5th||WNIT 2nd Round|
|Ohio State Buckeyes (Big Ten)(2013–present)|
|2014–15||Ohio State||24–11||13–5||3rd||NCAA 2nd Round|
|2015–16||Ohio State||26–8||15–3||2nd||NCAA Sweet Sixteen|
|2016–17||Ohio State||28–7||15–1||T–1st||NCAA Sweet Sixteen|
|2017–18||Ohio State||25–6||13–3||1st||NCAA 2nd Round|
|2018–19||Ohio State||14–15||10–8||5th||WNIT 1st Round|
|2019–20||Ohio State||21–12||11–7||T-5th||No postseason held|
|2020–21||Ohio State||13–7||9–7||7th||Self-imposed ban|
|2021–22||Ohio State||25–7||14–4||T–1st||NCAA Sweet Sixteen|
|Ohio State:||193–91 (.680)||105–49 (.682)|
National champion Postseason invitational champion
Kevin attended Saint Joseph's College in Indiana. McGuff and his wife, Letitia, have six children.
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