Emmett Davis (basketball)

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Emmett Davis
Current position
TitleAssistant coach
ConferencePatriot League
Biographical details
Born (1959-09-09) September 9, 1959 (age 60)
Gloversville, New York
Playing career
1977–1981St. Lawrence
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1986–1998Navy (asst.)
2011–2012Tulsa (asst.)
2015–presentNavy (asst.)
Head coaching record
Overall165-212 (.437)

Emmett Davis (born September 9, 1959) 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 Technology Industry Leader, XOS Digital. Born in Gloversville, New York, he is a former player at St. Lawrence University. Davis spent 12 seasons as an assistant at the US Naval Academy from 1986 to 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) (1998–2011)
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 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
2010–11 Colgate 7-23 4-10 7th
Colgate: 165-212 79-97
Total: 165-212

      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


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

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