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Report: Former UAB coach Mike Davis leaves TSU for Jacksonville

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Mike Davis will reportedly be the new men's basketball coach at Jacksonville University.

The former UAB coach led Texas Southern to the NCAA Tournament this past season, which was his second with the Tigers.

The website Houston Defender Sports was the first to report the story.

Davis coached UAB for six seasons and led the Blazers to three appearances in the NIT and a trip to the NCAA Tournament in 2011.

Prior to UAB, Davis was the head coach at Indiana and led the Hoosiers to the title game in 2000.

Jacksonville went 12-18 last season.

 

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