Matt Matheny

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Matt Matheny
Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Elon
Conference CAA
Biographical details
Born (1970-02-11) February 11, 1970 (age 47)
Shelby, North Carolina
Playing career
1991–1993 Davidson
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1993–2009 Davidson (asst.)
2009–present Elon
Head coaching record
Overall 115–120 (.489)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
Southern North Division Championship (2013)

Matt Matheny (born February 11, 1970) is an American college basketball coach and the current men's head coach at Elon University. He replaced Ernie Nestor in March 2009.[1]

Prior to accepting the job at Elon, Matheny spent 16 seasons, beginning in 1993, as an assistant coach at Davidson College, his alma mater.[2] In 1992, Matheny graduated from Davidson College. He attended North Iredell High School and lived in Statesville, North Carolina.[3]

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Elon Phoenix (Southern Conference) (2009–2014)
2009–10 Elon 9–23 5–13 T–5th (North)
2010–11 Elon 14–17 5–13 4th (North)
2011–12 Elon 15–16 9–9 2nd (North)
2012–13 Elon 21–12 13–5 1st (North) CIT First Round
2013–14 Elon 18–14 11–5 T–3rd
Elon Phoenix (Colonial Athletic Association) (2014–present)
2014–15 Elon 15–18 6–12 8th
2015–16 Elon 16–16 7–11 8th
2016–17 Elon 18–14 10–8 T–4th
Elon: 126–130 (.492) 67–75 (.472)
Total: 126–130 (.492)

      National champion         Postseason invitational 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. ^ "Elon names Matheny new hoops coach". The Sports Network. 2009-03-29. Archived from the original on 2009-04-03. Retrieved 3 April 2009. 
  2. ^ Powell, Camille (2008-03-28). "'Businesslike' Davidson Plays On". The Washington Post. Washington Post Company. Archived from the original on 2009-04-03. Retrieved 3 April 2009. 
  3. ^ Richter, Pam (2009-03-31). "Davidson's Matheny hired as new men's head basketball coach". The Pendulum. Elon University. Archived from the original on 2009-04-03. Retrieved 3 April 2009.