Tony Madlock

Tony Madlock (born February 17, 1970)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Alabama State Hornets
Current conference: Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC)
Ole Miss record: 1-4 (.200)
South Carolina State record: 15-16 (.484)
Alabama State record: 0-0 (.000)
Overall record: 16-20 (.444)

Career Accomplishments:

Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2022-present Alabama State
2021-2022 South Carolina State
2018-2021 Memphis (asst)
2018 Ole Miss (interim HC)
2014-2018 Ole Miss (asst)
2010-2014 Auburn (asst)
2006-2010 UTEP (asst)
2000-2006 Arkansas State (asst. HC)
1997-2000 Arkansas State (asst)

Tony Madlock Facts

  • Tony Madlock
  • Born February 17, 1970
  • Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
  • Alma Mater: Memphis State University (BA, 1991)
  • An All-State guard at Melrose HS in Memphis, Madlock went on to play for Larry Finch at Memphis State from 1988-92
    • Was a three-year starter and helped lead the team – alongside Penny Hardaway – to two NCAA Tournaments and two NITs
  • Started his coaching career as an assistant and teacher for three years at alma mater Melrose HS (TN)
  • Spent nine seasons at Arkansas State, including six as assistant head coach, working under head coach Dickey Nutt
    • Part of the ASU squads that won the Sun Belt in 1998 and went to the NCAA Tournament in 1999
  • Worked as an assistant under Tony Barbee for eight seasons, four each at UTEP (2006-10) and Auburn (2010-14)
  • Hired in 2014 by Andy Kennedy at Ole Miss, where he was a part of one NCAA Tournament (2015) and one NIT (2017)
    • Served as interim head coach for the last five games of the 2017-18 season following Kennedy’s resignation, going 1-4
  • Reconnected with his college teammate Penny Hardaway in 2018, spending the next three seasons as an assistant at their alma mater
  • In March 2021, Madlock was hired as head coach at South Carolina State; went 15-16 in his lone season there
  • Left in April 2022 to become the head coach at Alabama State in the SWAC
  • Along with his wife, Stacie, has one daughter and one son

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