On August 1, 2019 Director of Athletics Chris Kenny announced Eric Eaton as the head coach of the men’s basketball team.
Eaton has helped four Division I programs win 11 conference regular-season and tournament titles in two decades as an assistant.
In May, Josh Meyer stepped down as head coach of the Purple Knights. Eaton has been a pivotal part of the programs at Iona College, Quinnipiac University, The University of Albany, and The College of the Holy Cross.
You can find out more information about coach Eaton here: https://www.smcathletics.com/sports/mbkb/2019-20/releases/20190801p8qxx2