Greg McDermott (born November 25, 1964 in Cascade, Iowa) is the current Creighton University Bluejays Men's Basketball head coach. He left Iowa State University as the head basketball coach in Ames, Iowa. He took the job at Iowa State University as of March 21, 2006. McDermott is a graduate of the United States Sports Academy. At Northern Iowa, McDermott led the Panthers to the NCAA tournament his final three years. His first and only win over a ranked team at Iowa State came on March 6, 2010, against the #5 Kansas State Wildcats. In four years at Iowa State, he never reached the postseason. On April 26, 2010, Greg McDermott left Iowa State to become the head coach at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. The contract with Creighton was a reported 10 year deal, worth 9 million dollars.