Myia McCurdy was named video coordinator for the Buckeyes in June 2013 by head coach Kevin McGuff. McCurdy, a Cincinnati native, comes to Ohio State after serving as an administrative assistant/video coordinator at South Florida for the past year.
McCurdy joined the Bulls prior to the 2012-13 season and was involved in the day-to-day operations of the women's basketball program. She worked directly with head coach Jose Fernandez as his personal assistant and was in charge of all travel and expense reports while assisting with recruiting visits, academic mentoring and the marketing and promotions for summer camps.
McCurdy graduated from Rutgers University in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in sport management and a minor in sociology. She was a four-year letterwinner for C. Vivian Stringer and the Scarlet Knights from 2006-10, appearing in two Sweet 16's, an Elite Eight and one national championship game. She was co-captain of the 2009-10 squad, averaging 4.3 points and 4.5 rebounds per game and was Rutgers' defensive player of the year as a senior in 2010.
Upon graduation, McCurdy spent time overseas, playing professionally before retiring and returning to the United States. McCurdy was a Client Service Associate at Morgan Stanley for two years and coached at Fairfield High School (2011-12) as well as her hometown high school, Winton Woods. In 2007 she had her No. 24 jersey retired at Winton Woods and was inducted into the school's Hall of Fame in 2012.
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