Davidson Wildcats basketball

Davidson Wildcats basketball history

Davidson College (Davidson, NC)
John M. Belk Arena
Atlantic 10 Conference (A-10)

Current head coach: Matt McKillop (2022-)

  • Asst: Will Reigel (2014-)
  • Asst: Josh Heyliger (2019-)
  • Asst: Matt Matheny (1993-2009, 2022-)
  • DBO: vacant (-)
  • DPD: Jack Gibbs (2021-)

Post-Season:

  • National Championships:  0
  • Final Four Appearances:  0
  • Sweet Sixteen Appearances:  4  (1966, 1968, 1969, 2008)
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  15  (1966, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1986, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2018, 2022)
  • NCAAT Overall Record:  8-16
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  9  (1972, 1994, 1996, 2005, 2009, 2014, 2016, 2019, 2021)
  • NIT Overall Record:  3-9
  • CBI Appearances:  1  (2011)
  • CBI Overall Record:  1-1

Conference Titles (SoCon, Atlantic 10):

Award Winners:




Davidson head coaches:

Coach Tenure Record Conf. Titles NCAA Apps. Nat. Champ
Matt McKillop 2022-Pres 0-0 0 0 0
Bob McKillop 1989-2022 634-380 15 10 0
Bobby Hussey 1981-89 109-125 0 1 0
Eddie Biedenbach 1978-81 29-51 1 0 0
Dave Pritchett 1976-78 14-40 0 0 0
Robert Brickels 1974-76 12-40 0 0 0
Terry Holland 1969-74 92-43 4 1 0
Lefty Driesell 1960-69 176-65 5 3 0
Tom Scott 1955-60 40-84 0 0 0
Danny Miller 1952-55 19-44 0 0 0
Boydson Baird 1949-52 24-53 0 0 0
Norman Shepard 1937-49 170-119 0 0 0
Red Laird 1931-37 43-74 0
Monk Younger 1923-31 85-62
H.M. Grey 1922-23 9-9
Fred Hengeveld 1919-22 20-20
no coach 1909-12, 14-16, 18-19 23-24
William Fetzer 1916-18 29-19
W.T. Cook 1912-13 0-1
J.W. Rhea 1908-09 1-2

Key: Conf. Titles= Regular Season only, NCAA Apps= NCAA Tournament Appearances, Nat. Champ= NCAA Tournament Champions



NOTE: Overall program records on this page do not include anything later vacated by the NCAA.