Edward J. Hickox

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Ed Hickox
Sport(s) Football, basketball
Biographical details
Born (1878-04-10)April 10, 1878
Cleveland, Ohio
Died January 28, 1966(1966-01-28) (aged 87)
Alma mater Ohio Wesleyan
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1907
1922–1923

Basketball
1914–1915
1926–1942
1944–1947

Southwestern Normal
Springfield (MA)


Colorado College
Springfield (MA)
American International
Head coaching record
Overall 251–106 (basketball)
Tournaments Basketball
0–1 (NCAA)
Basketball Hall of Fame
Inducted in 1959 (profile)
College Basketball Hall of Fame
Inducted in 2006

Edward J. Hickox (April 10, 1878 – January 28, 1966) was an American basketball coach and administrator. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, he coached the basketball team of Springfield College from 1926 to 1941, coached the American International College basketball team from 1944 to 1947, was a chairman of the National Basketball Rules Committee from 1945 to 1948, served on the Board of Directors of the Basketball Hall of Fame from 1959 to 1966 and was an executive secretary of the Hall of Fame from 1949 to 1963.

He was enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame as a contributor in 1959.

Head coaching record[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Colorado College Tigers (Independent) (1914–1915)
1914–15 Colorado College 3–5
Colorado College: 3–5 (.375)
Springfield Pride (Independent) (1926–1942)
1926–27 Springfield 13–1
1927–28 Springfield 18–2
1928–29 Springfield 14–3
1929–30 Springfield 10–7
1930–31 Springfield 11–6
1931–32 Springfield 10–5
1932–33 Springfield 9–8
1933–34 Springfield 11–5
1934–35 Springfield 14–6
1935–36 Springfield 17–4
1936–37 Springfield 18–3
1937–38 Springfield 13–7
1938–39 Springfield 12–8
1939–40 Springfield 16–3 NCAA Elite Eight
1940–41 Springfield 9–11
1941–42 Springfield 14–6
Springfield: 209–85 (.711)
American International Yellow Jackets (Independent) (1944–1947)
1944–45 American International 8–1
1945–46 American International 21–3
1946–47 American International 10–12
American International: 39–16 (.709)
Total: 251–106 (.703)

      National champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

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