Bob McKillop

Former Elon coach Matheny returns to Davidson basketball program

DAVIDSON – Davidson graduate, longtime Wildcats assistant coach and former Elon University head coach Matt Matheny is returning to his alma mater. Matheny is rejoining Bob McKillop’s coaching staff, on which he served from 1993-2009. “Matt played a significant role in our history as a player, as a team captain, and as an assistant coach,” said McKillop in the announcement. […]

Davidson Wildcats, top free-throw shooter, face Michigan State in NCAA Tournament

DAVIDSON – For the 15th time, the 10th under coach Bob McKillop, the Davidson College Wildcats are in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. The Atlantic 10 Conference regular-season champions are seeded 10th in the West Region and meet the Big Ten’s Michigan State Spartans in first-round action at 9:40 p.m. Friday, March 18, in Greenville, S.C. The game will be televised […]

1,000 games and counting for Davidson’s ‘ambassador-at-large’

DAVIDSON – After 32 years of consistency, altering the practice schedule wasn’t a serious consideration, but Davidson College men’s basketball coach Bob McKillop did, immediately after practice, attend a ceremony in his honor at the town board’s Feb. 8 meeting. A resolution – drafted by Davidson graduate and current Commissioner Jane Campbell – honoring McKillop for coaching his 1,000th game at […]