Tucker Named Northland Hoops Coach

By KBJR News 1

Tucker Named Northland Hoops Coach

May 13, 2014 Updated May 13, 2014 at 2:49 PM CDT

Ashland, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Daryle Tucker has been named the new head women's basketball coach at Northland College, the school officially announced on Tuesday afternoon.

"Once I drove into Ashland and onto the Northland College campus, I was sold on this hidden treasure," Tucker said. "The campus is beautiful and the faculty and staff are amazing and passionate about Northland College."

Tucker comes to the Lumberjills from Green Mountain College, where he spent three seasons as head coach and in 2013-14 helped the Eagles to an overall record of (4-18).

He also has head coaching experience with the women's team as Southeastern University, and he was also an assistant coach for two years at North Dakota.

"It is an honor to be made head women's basketball coach," Tucker said. "The women's basketball team has had great success in the past. I hope to bring those days back with an infusion of fun and up-tempo basketball."

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