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Davey Whitney

Born: January 8, 1930
Alma Mater: Kentucky St. (1953)

Career Record (major schools): 19 Years, 332-230, .591 W-L%
School: Alcorn State (332-230)

Conference Champion: 10 Times (Reg. Seas.), 6 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 6 Years (3-6), 0 Final Fours, 0 Championships

Record includes games as coach of major schools, and does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Coaching Record

Season School Conf G W L W-L% SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final Notes
1977-78 Alcorn State SWAC 29 22 7 .759 -1.55 -8.45
1978-79 Alcorn State SWAC 29 28 1 .966 4.50 -4.95 Reg. Season Champion
1979-80 Alcorn State SWAC 30 28 2 .933 10.79 -5.29 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1980-81 Alcorn State SWAC 29 17 12 .586 -4.50 -8.81 Reg. Season Champion
1981-82 Alcorn State SWAC 30 22 8 .733 -3.36 -9.49 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1982-83 Alcorn State SWAC 32 22 10 .688 -2.76 -9.16 NCAA Tournament; Tournament Champion
1983-84 Alcorn State SWAC 31 21 10 .677 1.06 -7.13 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1984-85 Alcorn State SWAC 30 23 7 .767 1.99 -5.59 Reg. Season Champion
1985-86 Alcorn State SWAC 29 16 13 .552 -6.80 -7.64 Reg. Season Champion
1986-87 Alcorn State SWAC 28 5 23 .179 -16.99 -7.83
1987-88 Alcorn State SWAC 29 8 21 .276 -13.26 -4.38
1988-89 Alcorn State SWAC 28 5 23 .179 -19.62 -4.00
1996-97 Alcorn State SWAC 28 11 17 .393 -15.54 -10.17
1997-98 Alcorn State SWAC 27 12 15 .444 -12.51 -8.29
1998-99 Alcorn State SWAC 30 23 7 .767 -2.88 -10.48 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1999-00 Alcorn State SWAC 29 19 10 .655 -9.90 -11.60 Reg. Season Champion
2000-01 Alcorn State SWAC 30 15 15 .500 -11.98 -10.78
2001-02 Alcorn State SWAC 31 21 10 .677 -11.28 -14.18 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2002-03 Alcorn State SWAC 33 14 19 .424 -12.39 -8.36
Career Alcorn State 562 332 230 .591 -6.68 -8.24

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Losses
1986-87 Alcorn State 23 (#5)
1988-89 Alcorn State 23 (#9)

Win-Loss Percentage
1978-79 Alcorn State .966 (#2)
1979-80 Alcorn State .933 (#1)