UMBC Begins Search For Next Men’s Basketball Coach As Ryan Odom Accepts Position At Utah State

“It is difficult to say goodbye to someone who has meant so much to this athletics department and to this university,” UMBC AD Brian Barrio said of Ryan Odom’s departure. “… [Odom] has certainly left UMBC Retriever men’s basketball in a better place than where he found it.”

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UMBC’s Ryan Odom Odom, Keondre Kennedy Named Coach And Sixth Man Of The Year; Four Retrievers Earn All-Conference Honors

UMBC’s Ryan Odom was named America East Coach of the Year, while junior Keondre Kennedy was named Sixth Man of the Year and four Retrievers earned All-Conference honors, including First Team honors for Brandon Horvath.

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Baltimore A Shared Experience For Morgan State’s Neil Boudreau, UMBC’s Loren Teter

Neil Boudreau and Loren Teter made the decision to transfer together from San Diego State, and while the COVID-19 pandemic has upended some of their plans, Boudreau is looking forward to playing for Morgan State football and Teter for UMBC volleyball.

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UMBC Athletic Director Brian Barrio On Navigating Through Pandemic 

Stan “The Fan” Charles and Gary Stein talk with UMBC athletic director Brian Barrio about his first months on the job, the challenges of navigating the Retrievers through the pandemic and some of the changes he sees moving forward.

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UMBC’s Brian Barrio, Pete Caringi On America East’s Decision To Postpone Fall Sports

UMBC men’s soccer coach Pete Caringi wasn’t surprised the America East postponed fall sports. “I was actually pleased that they announced it when they did because any longer and it continues to get … the players’ hopes up,” Caringi said. “It’s very disappointing but understandable.”

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