Garet Tucker   |   Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Alma Mater: Palm Beach Atlantic University

M. Basketball: Garet Tucker

Garet Tucker is trading in his jersey for a suit and tie for the 2015-2016 season, as Tucker will be serving in his first year as an assistant coach under David Balza.

PERSONAL
Born February 13, 1993... Majoring in Communications with a minor in Creative Writing... Aspires to become a sports columnist... Chose PBA because of the mixture of academics, basketball and the Christian atmosphere... Favorite verse is Romans 8:38, 39... Favorite team is the Memphis Grizzlies... Favorite athlete is Tim Duncan... Son of Joel and Kari Tucker... Has three siblings: Kia, Siri and Dalton.

2014-15 (Senior)
After originally starting the year red-shirted, Tucker started the remaining 25 contests for the ‘Fish averaging 27 minutes per game… Shot 51-percent overall on the year, averaging 11.3 points per game… Scored in double-figures 16 times, including a career high 27 points versus Johnson University on February 21st… Shot 77-percent from the charity stripe, hitting 66 of 85 attempts… Averaged 4.4 rebounds per game, grabbing a season high eight boards versus Florida Southern on January 31st… Played a career high 34 minutes at Florida Tech on January 6th.

2013-14 (Junior)
Stepped into the starting lineup as a first-year player with the team as a solid front-court option... Appeared in all 26 games while making 25 starts and averaging 23.3 minutes per game... Knocked down 47.5-percent of his overall shots while hitting 66.7-percent of his free-throws... Averaged 7.6 points per game to finish sixth on the team while adding in 3.8 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game... Scored in double-figures a total of eight times including a season-high of 20 points versus Florida National University on January 28th... Grabbed a season-high seven rebounds on four different occasions... Posted three blocked shots at the University of Tampa on November 23rd... Played a season-high 31 minutes on two occasions including at Flagler College on November 30th and again at Saint Leo University on January 18th.

PREVIOUS COLLEGE
Attended Bismarck State College and Bethany Lutheran College... Chosen to the All Mon-Dak Conference second-team... Selected to the All-Region 13 first-team... Chosen as an All-American nominee... Selected as an Academic All Mon-Dak Conference.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played on the boy's basketball team while attending Saint Thomas More High School and playing for head coach Dave Hollenbeck... Member of the 2010 State Runner-Up team... Helped lead his team to a 2011 State Championship... Named to the 2011 All Black Hills Conference first-team.

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