Brian McDermott enters his fourth season as a member of the Salisbury University men’s basketball coaching staff. McDermott, who was a 2000 graduate of Salisbury, returns to his alma mater for his third stint as an assistant coach for the Sea Gulls previously assisting the program in 1998-99 and 2000-02. He was also a player for the maroon and gold and was a junior on the 1996-97 Elite Eight team.
McDermott earned a Bachelor of Science, Education K-12 with a concentration in Physical Education. He returned to Salisbury to earn a Master of Education, Post-Secondary Education in 2002.
McDermott has spent time as both an assistant and head high school coach since graduating from Salisbury. He first spent time at Mardela High School as the head boys’ varsity coach in 2001 and then spent time at Stephen Decatur High School from 2014-15 as an assistant coach. His most recent coaching position as been at Sussex Technical High School as the head varsity coach from 2015-17.