Wojciechowski in 2010
August 11, 1976 |
Severna Park, Maryland
|Position(s)||Point guard / Shooting guard|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|NABC Defensive Player of the Year (1998)
McDonald's All-American (1994)
Steven Leo "Steve" Wojciechowski (born August 11, 1976), also known as Coach Wojo, is an American basketball coach and former player who is currently the head coach at Marquette University, having previously served as associate head coach at Duke under head coach Mike Krzyzewski. He played point guard at Duke University from 1994 until 1998.
Wojciechowski is a 1994 graduate of the Cardinal Gibbons School in Baltimore, Maryland, where he played under 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.
During Wojciechowski's career, the Duke Blue Devils achieved an 87-44 record 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.
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 Blue Devils won the NCAA championship in 2001 and 2010.
Head coaching record
|Marquette Golden Eagles (Big East Conference) (2014–present)|
|2016–17||Marquette||19–13||10–8||T-3rd||NCAA First Round|
|Marquette:||52–45 (.536)||22–32 (.407)|
National champion Postseason invitational champion