Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Duquesne University
(2013 - Present)

Head Women's Basketball Coach, Armstrong Atlantic State University
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, Northern Kentucky University
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, University of Findlay
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, West Virginia University
Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, University of Maryland Baltimore County


  • In 2016, Schmidt help lead the 28-6 Dukes to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, in the school's first ever NCAA Tournament appearance, after being named Atlantic-10 regular season co-champions

  • Schmidt was an integral part of the coaching staff that saw the Dukes participate in back-to-back WNIT post season appearances (2015 & 2016) including a Sweet Sixteen appearance in 2015

  • As the head coach at Armstrong Atlantic State, Schmidt led the program to 60 overall wins, including 37 conference wins. His teams, which included only six full-scholarship players, saw the most conference wins in program history in a single season, defeated two nationally ranked teams and recorded the school's highest conference finish in 15 years

  • In 2008, while an assistant coach at Northern Kentucky University, Schmidt and the Norse won the NCAA Division II National Championship. Schmidt help the team compile a 92-32 record and earn three trips to the NCAA Tournament over a four period

  • Has a MS degree in physical education from West Virginia University a BA in education from West Liberty University




Watch Duquesne women's basketball team defeat Seton Hall in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament