Michael Tucker began his graduate assistantship with the San José State Athletic Performance staff in the fall of 2016. He currently coaches the baseball, men’s and women’s water polo and men’s and women’s cross country teams.
Tucker came to San José State after earning his bachelor’s degree from Holy Cross in 2013. Tucker was an All-Patriot League linebacker at Holy Cross and was one of 40 players from teams around the country to appear on the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Linebacker Award Watch List in 2012.
The native of Chester Springs, Pa., is currently enrolled in the graduate kinesiology program at SJSU. He plans to graduate with his master’s in exercise physiology in the spring of 2019.