Quincy Lewis was hired as a BYU assistant in May 2015. Lewis comes to BYU following an impressive run as head coach at Lone Peak High School in Highland, Utah. In his 12 years as head coach at Lone Peak, Lewis led the Knights to seven state titles, 10 region titles and a record of 250-45 (.847). In 2013 he was named MaxPreps National Coach of the Year and Naismith National Coach of the Year while leading the Knights to a 26-1 record, the 5A Utah state title and the MaxPreps National Championship. In addition, Lewis was named the 2009 National Federation of State High School Associations Western Region Coach of the Year.
Prior to Lone Peak, Lewis coached eight years at the collegiate level, helping five teams win 20-plus games and three earn national rankings. He began his career at BYU-Hawaii where he served as an assistant from 1995-97. Lewis was also an assistant at Utah Valley State College (1997-02) and Southern Utah (2002-03).
Lewis played his first two years of college basketball at Dixie College. Rose was an assistant at Dixie for Lewis’ freshman year and the head coach for his sophomore season.
After earning his associate’s degree at Dixie, Lewis played his final two years at Wagner College in Staten Island, New York, where he earned all-conference honors and graduated with a degree in sociology in 1993. In 2012, Lewis was inducted into the Wagner College Athletics Hall of Fame. Lewis also earned a master’s degree in exercise science from the University of Utah in 1995.
Lewis and his wife Debbie have been married for 14 years and have four children, sons Kodiak and Cooper and daughters Maeve and Mallory.