basketball star and assistant coach Keith Booth, who has spent the past two years as an assistant women’s coach at Loyola, was added Tuesday to the men’s staff by newly named men’s head coach G.G. Smith.
Booth, 38, left College Park after
"I am excited that Keith will be bringing his basketball knowledge as a player, coach and recruiter to our staff," Smith said. "In learning to know him as a co-worker at Loyola for the past two years, I have seen that he has a tremendous care for players, and [Loyola head women's basketball coach] Joe Logan could not have spoke higher of Keith as a person or a coach.
“Keith brings a broad understanding of not only Baltimore basketball and recruiting, but his experience as a player and coach at Maryland and player in the
Said Booth: "It is an honor to continue to be a part of Loyola athletics, and I am looking forward to working with these players and Coach Smith to continue the success Loyola men's basketball has accomplished Booth."