Marcus Faison enters his fourth season as an Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach for the Sea Devils and ninth season coaching collegiate basketball. During his stint with the Sea Devils, Faison has been instrumental in helping CFCC to two Region 10 Tournament Championships, a Regular Season title, and two National Tournament appearances. Coach Faison also helped produce an All-American in Donte Tatum as well as producing several All-Region players; Quate Mckinzie, JJ Miles, ZaQwuan Matthews, Jacque Brown, and Traé Bryant. Prior to coaching at Cape Fear, Coach Faison spent five seasons at Methodist University where he served as an Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach, Residential Coordinator and Athletic Academic Advisor. Faison also was the Head Coach of the Methodist JV Basketball team and was responsible for recruiting five All-Conference players during his time. Prior to his stint at Methodist University, Faison was an Assistant Boys Varsity Coach at Fayetteville Academy and Head JV Boys Basketball Coach.
Faison played collegiate basketball at Caldwell Community College and then Methodist University. Faison was a All-Academic Team Member recipient at Caldwell Community College.
Faison heads up the skill development for the Sea Devils. Coach Faison has also worked a variety of basketball camps and also trains several professional athletes and other college basketball players.
The Faison File
Born: August 12, in Wilmington, NC
College: University of Windsor, B.S. in Business Admin. 2011; Methodist University - Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute , A.A. General Studies, 2008
2016- Present - Cape Fear Community College Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
2011- 2016- Methodist University Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach / Head JV Coach
2010-2011 - Fayetteville Academy. Assistant Boys Basketball Coach / Head JV Boys Basketball Coach