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Emory & Henry introduces new men's basketball coach

Published On: May 15 2013 10:43:42 PM CDT
EMORY, Va. -

Emory & Henry College has hired David Willson as Head Men's Basketball Coach, Director of Athletics Myra Sims announced Wednesday afternoon at a press conference.

Willson becomes the fifth coach to lead the Wasps during the Old Dominion Athletic Conference era.

A 2004 graduate of and three-year letterwinner at ODAC-rival Hampden-Sydney College, Willson comes to E&H after serving the past four seasons as an Assistant Coach at Furman University of the Southern Conference.

While at the Greenville, S.C. school, Willson helped lead the Paladins to the program's best two-season win total in over 30 years and their first postseason tournament in 10 years.