Kent State University has reached a tentative agreement with Head Baseball Coach Scott Stricklin on general terms of a contract extension. The details of the contract extension are still under negotiation and should be finalized in the next couple of weeks.
In his eighth year as Head Coach for Kent State this past year, Stricklin, 40, led the Golden Flashes to their first College World Series, NCAA Super Regional title and NCAA Regional title. Along the way he led the team to a 47-20 record and a top 5 national finish. In his eight years at the helm he has compiled a 314-170 overall record with four MAC Regular Season titles, five MAC Tournament titles and five NCAA Tournament appearances. He is a three-time MAC Coach of the Year.