Emmett Davis (basketball)

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Emmett Davis
Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title [Mid-Atlantic Regional Accounts Manager for industry leading sports technology company-XOS DIGITAL]
Record 158-189
Biographical details
Born (1959-09-09) September 9, 1959 (age 54)
Gloversville, New York, USA
Playing career
1977–1981 St. Lawrence
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Navy (asst.)
Colgate (Head)
Tulsa (asst.)
Head coaching record
Overall 158-189
Accomplishments and honors
4 NCAA Tournament Appearances 1987, 1994, 1997,1998. Patriot League Championship Games Navy 1987, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998 Colgate 2008, Most Wins in School History Colgate University-165 Wins, Tournament Champion 100 Club Classic (2007)

Emmett Davis (born September 9, 1959 in Gloversville, New York) is an American college basketball coach.Coached Division I for 26 seasons. He is the winningest coach in the 115 year history of Colgate University. He accrued 165 wins in his 13 seasons. Davis is currently managing the Mid -Atlantic Regional Accounts for Sports Technologly Industry Leader, XOS Digital. He is a former player at St. Lawrence University. Davis spent 12 seasons as an assistant at the US Naval Academy from 1986-1998. He coached NBA All-Star and Hall of Famer David Robinson. Helped lead Navy under Head Coach, Don DeVoe, to 3 NCAA Tournament bids in his last four seasons at Navy. In 2011-12 he served as an assistant at the University of Tulsa in C-USA. On March 16, 2011, Emmett Davis was released from his contract as head coach of Colgate University. He was replaced by Matt Langel.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Colgate Raiders (Patriot League) (1998–present)
1998–99 Colgate 14–14 7–5 4th PL Semi-Finals
1999–00 Colgate 13–16 4–8 4th PL Semi-Finals
2000–01 Colgate 13–15 6–6 T–3rd
2001–02 Colgate 17–11 8–6 T–3rd
2002–03 Colgate 14–14 9–5 T–2nd
2003–04 Colgate 15–14 6–8 6th PL Semi-Finals
2004–05 Colgate 14–14 8–6 4th
2005–06 Colgate 10–19 4–10 6th
2006–07 Colgate 10–19 5–9 5th
2007–08 Colgate 18–14 -Tied Record Most Wins in a Season in Colgate Historymk 7–7 T–3rd Patriot League Championship Game runner up
2008–09 Colgate 10–20 5–9 T–5th
2009–10 Colgate 10–19 6–8 6th
Colgate: 158–189 75–87
Total: 158–189

      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


  1. ^ "Matt Langel takes over at Colgate". ESPN (ESPN Internet Ventures). Associated Press. April 28, 2011. Retrieved May 17, 2011. 

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