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University of Chicago Department of Athletics & Recreation
B.J. Dieterich
B.J. Dieterich
Title: Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

B.J. Dieterich is in his eighth year as an assistant women's basketball coach at University of Chicago staff in 2019-20.

In 2019-20, UChicago posted a 21-6 overall record and won the UAA title. The team qualified for the NCAA tournament for the fourth year in-a-row, advancing to the second round. Taylor Lake, Mia Farrell and Miranda Burt all surpassed 1,000 career points. Lake was named the UAA Player of the Year, as well as receiving All-American honors from D3hoops.com and the WBCA. Sain and her coaching staff garnered UAA Coaching Staff of the Year for the fourth time in six years.

The 2018-19 Maroons reached the NCAA postseason for the third-straight season, finishing with a 19-7 overall record. Olariche Obi became the 13th UChicago player to score 1,000 career points.

UChicago's 2017-18 season featured a 24-3 overall record and a perfect 14-0 record in the UAA. The Maroons reeled off the second-longest winning streak in program history with 22-straight and reached the second round of the NCAA tournament. UChicago was picked as UAA Coaching Staff of the Year for the third time in four years.

The 2016-17 Maroons posted a 19-8 overall record and reached the second round of the NCAA postseason. UChicago received UAA Coaching Staff of the Year honor.

In 2014-15, the Maroons were UAA champions with a 12-2 conference mark. Head Coach Carissa Sain Knoche and her assistants were named UAA Coaching Staff of the Year.

Dieterich spent the 2010-11 campaign as an assistant coach at NCAA Division II school University of Illinois-Springfield. He holds a bachelor's degree in kinesiology and sports studies from Eastern Illinois University and a MBA from Illlinois-Springfield.