Todd Whitting

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Todd Whitting
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Houston
Conference Big 12
Record424–312–1 (.576)
Annual salary$300,000 [1]
Biographical details
Born (1972-06-13) June 13, 1972 (age 51)
Dalhart, Texas, U.S.
Playing career
1991–1992 Houston
1993 Navarro JC
Position(s) Second baseman
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1996–2003 Houston (assistant)
2004–2005 TCU (assistant)
2006–2010TCU (associate HC)
Head coaching record
Overall424–312–1 (.576)
Accomplishments and honors

Todd Ross Whitting (born June 13, 1972) is an American college baseball coach and former player who currently serves as the head coach of the Houston Cougars baseball team. Prior to his current position, Whitting served as associate head coach for the TCU Horned Frogs under Jim Schlossnagle, where the team made their first College World Series appearance. [2]


Whitting spent all but one of the first 12 years of his adult life at Houston as a player or coach. From 1991 to 1995 (except for 1993, which was spent at Navarro Junior College), he played second base under Bragg Stockton and Rayner Noble. He graduated from Houston with a degree in kinesiology. [3] He served as an assistant at Houston under Noble until 2003, when he left for TCU.

Head coaching record

Below is a table of Whitting's yearly records as an NCAA head baseball coach. [4]

Statistics overview
Houston Cougars (Conference USA)(2011–2013)
2011 Houston 27–3212–12T–4th
2012 Houston 18–35–15–18–18th
2013 Houston 36–2213–11T–5th
Houston Cougars (American Athletic Conference)(2014–2023)
2014 Houston 48–1814–9T–3rd NCAA Super Regional
2015 Houston 43–2016–81st NCAA Regional
2016 Houston 36–2311–125th
2017 Houston 42–2115–9T–1st NCAA Regional
2018 Houston 38–2516–81st NCAA Regional
2019 Houston 32–2412–12T–4th
2020 Houston 6–9Canceled due to COVID-19
2021 Houston 19–347–217th
2022 Houston 37–2413–113rd
2023 Houston 36–2317–62nd
Houston Cougars (Big 12 Conference)(2024–present)
2024 Houston 6–20–0
Houston:424–312–1 (.576)151–137–1 (.524)
Total:424–312–1 (.576)

      National champion        Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion        Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion      Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

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