Jacksonville Dolphins Basketball venues
Jacksonville Dolphins Basketball Tickets
Team: Jacksonville Dolphins
Sport: NCAA Division I Men's Basketball
Home Games: Historic Swisher Gymnasium in Jacksonville, Fla.
Head Coach: Tony Jasick
Conference: ASUN Conference
Inaugural Season: 1948-1949
Jacksonville Dolphins Basketball TicketsHailing from Jacksonville University in Northern Florida, the Dolphins are preparing for a great season. The Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball team first began in 1948. In the past 70 years, the Dolphins have racked up an all-time win-loss record of 1002-930. The 2019-2020 season will be a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the 1969-1970 team, the team with the most wins in the program's history. This team finished with a 27-2 record that included five wins against nationally ranked, top 15 opponents. Special recognition will be paid to this team throughout the 2019-2020 season as the Dolphins compete in intense matchups against other Division I teams on the Dolphins' home court, Historic Swisher Gymnasium. Dolphins' fans won’t want to miss this major event. Get your Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball tickets today at StubHub.
What was the Jacksonville Dolphins’ record last season?The Dolphins finished last season with a 12-20 overall record. They won five home games, six away games and one neutral-site game. Five of these victories were conference wins. They averaged 74.5 points per game, adding up to 2,385 points by the end of the season. Their final game was against the Liberty Flames on March 4, 2019, where they lost to the Flames 58-72.
Who is the head coach of the Jacksonville Dolphins?Tony Jasick is the Jacksonville Dolphins' head coach, a position he’s held now for six seasons. Named the 2014 Mid-Major National Coach of the Year, Jasick has spent his time as coach rebuilding the team. In his first season, he overhauled the team's roster, keeping only one of the top eight scorers from the previous season. In his second season, he coached the team to its first winning season in five years. Jasick is a Michigan native, and his alma mater is Mars Hill.
Where are Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball games played?Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball games are played at Historic Swisher Gymnasium. The venue seats 1,452 people and has been home to the Dolphins since 1953. Swisher Gymnasium has undergone several restorations and renovations throughout the years, including restorations to the venue after Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage to it in 2018. The basketball court has hosted 291 games, boasting an overall record of 201-90.
What are some highly anticipated Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball games this season?With the 2019-2020 season being the 50th anniversary of the greatest team in the program's history, many Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball games are sure to deliver a lot of excitement this season. During the Feb. 20 game against the Lipscomb Bisons, the Dolphins will wear throwback jerseys honoring the 1969-1970 team as a celebration of a historic win against Florida State on Feb. 18, 2020. The match against Lipscomb will also serve as a conference game. If you want to see other ASUN conference games, you may enjoy getting Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball tickets to the match against the Liberty Flames on Feb. 6 or the game facing the Kennesaw State Owls on Feb. 22.
Who are some notable Jacksonville Dolphins' basketball players this season?Tyreese Davis, a sophomore, is returning this season. Last season, he averaged 10.1 points per game but ended his season with a knee injury on Feb. 23. Also returning this year is senior David Bell, who appeared in 31 games last season. With 23 starts, he averaged 18.3 minutes and 7.6 points per game. Senior Deanthony McCallum, who appeared in all 32 games last season, will be playing as well. The Dolphins have six newcomers this year, including Destin Barnes, a First Team All-Suncoast Conference selection who averaged 8.8 points per game for Florida Southwestern.
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