Megan Methven begins her first season at UAlbany in 2018-19. Methven joined the program in May of 2018 after serving two seasons as an assistant at Army West point, and three seasons as an assistant at Division II Stonehill College in Easton, Mass.
During her first season with the Black Knights, Methven helped coach the team to a 22-win season, marking the fifth consecutive year that Army has claimed 20 or more wins in a single season.
Methven began her tenure at Stonehill before the 2013-14 season and helped lead the team to a 19-10 overall record and a victory in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Stonehill posted a 24-5 mark in 2014-15 and reached the NCAA Sweet 16 after winning the Northeast-10 Conference regular-season title. In Methven’s final season in Easton, the Skyhawks finished 15-14 and earned a win over Le Moyne in the first round of the Northeast-10 Tournament.
Methven helped mentor eight All-Northeast-10 Conference players while at Stonehill, while working with Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-Americans Mary Louise Dixon (2013-14) and Tori Faieta (2014-15).
Prior to her position at Stonehill, Methven worked as a math teacher at Whitman-Hanson Regional High School in Whitman, Mass., from September 2010 to July 2013, while also serving as the head coach for the varsity girls’ basketball team during the 2012-13 season.
Methven was a four-year member of the women’s basketball team at Stonehill, finishing her career with 1,014 points. As a player, Methven appeared in four NCAA Tournaments, including leading the Skyhawks to a 27-5 record and a Northeast-10 Championship as a sophomore in 2007-08.
Methven graduated from Stonehill in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics before completing a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership at Bridgewater State University in 2015.