Carlos Knox (born October 7, 1974) is a retired American basketball player who currently serves as the assistant coach for the University of North Texas (Conference USA). He is considered one of the best players to ever represent Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis, leading NCAA Division II in scoring for two straight seasons. Knox was also named D-II Player of the Year as a senior with the Jaguars.[1] In 2004, he was inducted into the school's Hall of Fame and his jersey was hung in its basketball facility.[2][3][4]

Carlos Knox
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Knox speaks during a time out in 2015
Personal information
Born (1974-10-07) October 7, 1974 (age 45)
Listed height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolMeadowdale (Dayton, Ohio)
NBA draft1998 / Undrafted
Coaching career2001–present
Career history
As coach:
2001–2002IUPUI (asst.)
2004–2005Dayton Jets
2005–2006Indiana Alley Cats (asst.)
2006–2007Indiana Alley Cats
2007–2008Pittsburgh Xplosion
2008–2010Al Hilal
2008–2009Indiana Fever (asst.)
2013–2015London Lightning
Career highlights and awards
  • NCAA Division II scoring champion (1997, 1998)
  • NCAA Division II Player of the Year (1998)

Coaching careerEdit

Knox has over 20 years of coaching experience on the professional and collegiate level. Indiana Fever Assistant Coach (WNBA)/ Indiana Alley Cats Head Coach (CBA)/ Pittsburg Explosion Head Coach (CBA)/ Dayton Jets Head Coach (IBL). San Diego State Assistant Coach (Mountain West) /IUPUI Assistant Coach (Horizon)/ Current[when?] University of North Texas Assistant Coach (Conference USA)


  1. ^ "Carlos Knox". Retrieved 24 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Our Coach". Archived from the original on 2 June 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2015.
  3. ^ "CBA". Archived from the original on 25 May 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Carlos Knox". Retrieved 24 May 2015.

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