Manny Adako

Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
Northeastern University


2018 – Present: Assistant Coach, Northeastern University

2017 – 2018: Graduate Manager, Northeastern University

2010 – 2017: Professional Player, Various Overseas Teams (Egypt, Netherlands, Qatar)

2006 – 2010: Player, Northeastern University


2018: Northeastern University, Masters, Sports Leadership

2015: Northeastern University, Masters, Informatics

2010: Northeastern University, Bachelors, Human Services, Counseling


Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Family: Mica (Wife) & Elijah, Zari (Children)

Career Highlights

Has helped lead Northeastern to four winning seasons, two 23-win seasons, two CAA Regular Season Championships, one CAA Tournament Championship, and one NCAA Tournament berth

From 2017 to 2019, assisted Northeastern to the program’s most wins (46) over a two-year span in 32 seasons

Has helped lead Northeastern to the most CAA wins (t-14) in program history during two different seasons (2018-19 & 2017-18)

Northeastern’s scoring defense finished ranked 1st in the CAA in 2019-20

As an Assistant Coach at Northeastern, has recruited and coached six CAA All-Conference Team selections, as well as two Defensive Players of the Year and two Sixth Men of the Year

The two-time CAA All-Conference Team selection graduated as the program’s 14th all-time leading scorer with over 1,200 points

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