Steve Wojciechowski

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Steve Wojciechowski
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Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Marquette
Biographical details
Born (1976-08-11) August 11, 1976 (age 38)
Severna Park, Maryland
Playing career
1994–1998 Duke
Position(s) Point guard, shooting guard
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1999–2014
2014–present
Duke (asst.)
Marquette
Accomplishments and honors
Awards
McDonald's All-America Team (1994)
NABC Defensive Player of the Year (1998)

Steve "Wojo" Wojciechowski (born August 11, 1976) is an American basketball coach and former player of Polish origin. He is currently the head coach at Marquette University, having previously served as associate head coach at Duke under head coach Mike Krzyzewski. He played at Duke University from 1994 until 1998 where he was the team's point guard. Wojciechowski is a 1994 graduate of the Cardinal Gibbons School in Baltimore, MD, where he played under legendary Baltimore Catholic League Head Coach Ray Mullis and was named to the East squad of the 1994 McDonald's All-American Team, playing alongside 1994 High School Player of the Year Felipe López, and against future Duke teammates Trajan Langdon and Ricky Price.

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Playing career[edit]

During Wojciechowski's career, the Duke Blue Devils achieved an 87-44 record, won the ACC regular season championship in the 1996-97 season, and played in the NCAA South Regional final in the 1997-98 season. During his senior year, Wojciechowski earned NABC Defensive Player of the Year honors, and was an honorable mention All-American.

He is ranked eighth at Duke for career steals (203) and eighth for career assists (505).[1] He also achieved the second highest number of steals in a single season with 82 in 1997.

Duke[edit]

Following his graduation from Duke, Wojciechowski was undrafted in the 1998 NBA Draft, and played professional basketball in Poland for a year. He returned to Duke in 1999 as an intern in the Duke Management Company and was a basketball analyst on the Duke Radio Network.

Wojciechowski was then offered a coaching job by Krzyzewski and began his career as an assistant coach in 1999, and was promoted to associate coach in 2008. Wojciechowski coached Duke's frontcourt players. The Duke Blue Devils won the NCAA championship in 2001 and 2010.

Marquette[edit]

On April 1, 2014, Wojciechowski was hired as the new Marquette head basketball coach, replacing Buzz Williams, who left for Virginia Tech. [2]

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Marquette (Big East Conference) (2014–present)
2014–15 Marquette
Marquette: 0-0 0-0
Total: 0-0

      National 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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