George Halcovage III

George Halcovage III (born January 13, 1986)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Buffalo Bulls
Current conference: Mid-American Conference (MAC)
Buffalo record: 0-0 (.000)
Overall record: 0-0 (.000)

Career Accomplishments:

Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2023-present Buffalo
2021-2023 Villanova (assoc. HC)
2017-2021 Villanova (asst)
2014-2017 Villanova (DBO)
2010-2014 Villanova (video)
2008-2010 Villanova (grad. asst)

George Halcovage Facts

  • George F. Halcovage III
  • Born January 13, 1986
  • Hometown: Pottsville, Pennsylvania
  • Alma Mater: Babson College (BA, 2008) / Villanova University (MBA, 2012)
  • Graduated from Nativity B.V.M HS (PA) and then played for coach Stephen Brennan at D-III Babson College (MA)
  • First arrived at Villanova in 2008, joining Jay Wright‘s staff as a graduate assistant
    • Worked his way up the ranks, from GA (2008-10) to video coordinator (2010-14), then director of basketball operations (2014-17), assistant coach (2017-2021) and finally associate head coach (2021-23)
    • Was part of seven Big East titles and 12 NCAA Tournaments, including five trips to the Sweet Sixteen, four Final Four appearances and two NCAA National Championships (2016 and 2018)
    • One of Wright‘s longest-tenured staffers, Halcovage also spent one year under Kyle Neptune (2022-23)
  • In March 2023, the 37-year-old Halcovage was hired to be the new head coach at Buffalo

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