Don Silveri, 2017
Erie CC, Daemen, and Villa Maria Colleges
Coach Don Silveri has amassed over 600 wins in 35 years as a College Basketball Head Coach. During his time at Erie Community College, he collected three conference championships and added six more while at Daemen College. Silveri has made nine trips to the National Tournament which included an appearance in the Elite 8 of the 2003-04 NAIA National Tournament. A member of the Daemen College Hall of Fame, Silveri has received six Coach of the Year honors. He also spent time coaching professionally in Puerto Rico's Superior League, leading Mayaguiz Tianos to over 100 victories. Silveri is a pillar of the Western New York basketball community, conducting numerous camps and clinics locally and overseas.