James Jones (basketball coach)

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James Jones
Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Yale
Biographical details
Born (1964-02-20) February 20, 1964 (age 50)
Long Island, New York
Playing career
1982–1986 Albany
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1990–1995
1995–1997
1997–1999
1999–present
Albany (asst.)
Yale (asst.)
Ohio (asst.)
Yale
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
Ivy League Regular Season Championship (2002)

James Fitzgerald Jones (born February 20, 1964) is an American college basketball coach and the current basketball coach at Yale University.[1]

The Long Island, New York native succeeded Dick Kuchen as 22nd head men's basketball coach of Yale University on April 27, 1999.[2]

His brother Joe Jones is the current head men's basketball coach at Boston University and was previously the head men's basketball coach at Columbia University.

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Yale Bulldogs (Ivy League) (1999–present)
1999–00 Yale 7–20 5–9 5th
2000–01 Yale 10–17 7–7 4th
2001–02 Yale 21–11 11–3 2nd NIT Second Round
2002–03 Yale 14–13 8–6 4th
2003–04 Yale 12–15 7–7 4th
2004–05 Yale 11–16 7–7 3rd
2005–06 Yale 15–14 7–7 4th
2006–07 Yale 14–13 10–4 2nd
2007–08 Yale 13–15 7–7 4th
2008–09 Yale 13–15 8–6 2nd
2009–10 Yale 12–19 6–8 4th
2010–11 Yale 15–13 8–6 3rd
2011–12 Yale 19–10 9–5 4th CIT First Round
2012–13 Yale 14–17 8–6 3rd
2013–14 Yale 19–14 9–5 2nd CIT Championship
Yale: 209–222 117–93
Total: 209–222

      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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cavanaugh, Jack (22 February 2002). "BASKETBALL; An Unlikely Ivy Crown Is Within Yale's Reach". New York Times. Retrieved 12 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "Bulldogs name new coaches". Yale Bulletin & Calendar. Retrieved 12 October 2010. 

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