Tod Murphy

Head Mens Basketball Coach

Tod Murphy was hired as the 33rd head coach for the Gordon College Mens Basketball team in June 2009.

Murphy has quickly become one of the most decorated coaches in the history of the Gordon basketball program. In six seasons, Gordon has made the Commonwealth Coast Conference championship game three times, winning two. During the 2013-14 season, Gordon won its first ever NCAA game over a favored Babson squad before bowing out against eventual national runner-up, Williams College, in the second round.

On January 7, 2016, Murphy notched his 100th career victory at Salve Regina.


Dan Christensen

Assistant Mens Basketball Coach

Christensen was a two-year mens tennis player under Coach Amadon, including acting as a captain during his senior season. He appeared in 25 matches between his junior and senior seasons in Wenham, while attaining a 13-11 record in singles play.

During his time as a student at Gordon, Christensen served in a variety of roles within the athletic department, including as a student assistant for mens basketball and sports information. He will also fulfill duties as an assistant for mens basketball and oversees game day operations setup for the department.

Christensen graduated with a degree in Economics, while minoring in Math and Sport Studies. He currently dwells in Ipswich with his wife Hannah (Damon) 15.