Kevin McGuff (born December 3, 1969) is 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.
|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|
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 lost in the Elite Eight to Stanford.
University of Washington
Ohio State University
McGuff was hired by Ohio State on April 16, 2013 to 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.
Head coaching record
|Xavier (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 (Pac-12) (2011–2013)|
|2012–13||Washington||21–12||11–7||5th||WNIT Second Round|
|Ohio State (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 Second Round|
|2018-19||Ohio State||14-15||10-8||5th||WNIT First Round|
|Ohio State:||134–65 (.673)||71–31 (.696)|
Postseason invitational champion
Kevin attended Saint Joseph's College in Indiana. McGuff and his wife, Letitia, have six children.
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- "Levin McGuff Bio - University of Washington Official Athletic Site". Archived from the original on April 25, 2013.
- Kevin McGuff at Ohio State