Wednesday , Mar , 24 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Fighting Hawks fire Trotter

Princess Anne, MD (Sports Network) – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore
has notified head men’s basketball coach Thomas Trotter that his contract will
not be renewed for next season.

In four seasons as coach of the Fighting Hawks, Trotter compiled a 36-78
overall record and a 28-46 mark in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

The Hawks finished the 2003-04 season 8-21, including a 6-12 mark in the MEAC.
The club did beat Bethune Cookman in the opening round of the conference
tournament. It was the Hawks’ first opening round tourney victory in 10