Phillip Davis was born and raised here in Austin, Texas. He began his basketball journey a little late and began playing basketball as a junior at Cedar Park High School. After his short stint and CPHS he moved on to play 2 years at the Community College of Beaver County in Monaca, Pennsylvania. During his two years he help lead his team to National #1 ranking in NJCAA DII.

Other accomplishments at CCBC include 2 WPCC Conference Championships, PCAA State Championship, Region XX Championship and 7th place in the NJCAA National Tournament.

Phillip was recruited by NCAA DII Slippery Rock University, where he graduated with a degree in Recreation and Hospitality Management. Phillip has also played semi-pro basketball with the Central Texas Rhythm and Texas Skyriders.