Bill Hodgdon enters his third season as a men’s basketball assistant coach in 2018-19.
Since joining the program prior to the 2016-17 season, Bryant has helped guide the Eagles to a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Championship and trip to the NCAA DIII Championship Tournament in 2016-17. Over that time frame, Bryant has contributed to the winning tradition of Husson men’s basketball program that has resulted in two winning seasons with a combined 40-14 (.702) record, while coaching two NAC Players of the Year, one NAC Defensive Player of the Year, one Conference Tournament MVP, an All-American, one ECAC New England Player of the Year, one State of Maine Player of the Year and five All-Conference, four Conference All-Tournament, two NABC and d3Hoops.com All-Northeast Region Team, two All-ECAC New England, one All-State Rookie Team, one All-State Defensive Team and one All-State selections.
Hodgdon’s coaching career has spanned 25 years with the last 15 coaching youth travel and middle school basketball in Hampden, Maine. Beyond the Hampden community, Hodgdon has also been involved with the Old Town girls Varsity basketball program as well as coaching high school AAU teams, while reaching the national AAU level. Aside from coaching basketball, he has also coached American Legion baseball for 13 years in both in the Mount Desert Island and Hampden communities.
Hodgdon began his coaching career at the middle school level coaching softball, soccer and basketball, and is credited with starting the AAU program for the middle school level on Mount Desert Island during this time.
Hodgdon earned his Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from the University of Maine in 1995, after transfering from the University of Maine at Presque Isle in 1992.
Hodgdon began his teaching career at Pemetic Elementary School in Southwest Harbor, Maine, teaching Kindergarten for one year before moving onto middle school English and Math. He left teaching in 2004 to start this own landscaping company, the Hodgdon Tyler Family Landscaping which is located in Hampden Maine and is in its 13th successful season. They employ upwards to ten employees in the peak of the season and they provide central and coastal Maine with a variety of landscaping services such as patios, walkways, plant installations and basic lawn care needs.
A native of Mount Desert Island, Hodgdon attended Mount Desert Island High School. He and his wife, Alegra reside in Hampden with their one year old son, Fin. Hodgdon’s other childern are Madison, twins William and Sydney, and his step children Grace, Sadie, and Ross.