First-year Drake basketball coach Keno
Davis has been named the Missouri Valley Conference's Coach of the
Davis received 38 of a possible 40 first-place votes to finish
ahead of second-place finisher Tim Jankovich of Illinois State.
Creighton's Dana Altman was third.
Voters included league coaches, media representatives and sports
Davis led Drake to a 25-and-4 record in his first year after
taking over coaching duties from his father, Tom Davis.
It was the first time since 1993 that a Drake basketball coach
has been given the top coach honor.