|Previous College:||Missouri Southern '08|
This will be Tuck's sixth season serving as an assistant coach for the Missouri Southern Lions baseball program under Bryce Darnell. Nick is originally from Lamar, Missouri, where he played baseball for former Lion Tim Casper. Prior to his coaching days at Southern, he served the Lions as a relief pitcher from 2004-2008 and was a four year letterman. While playing at Missouri Southern, he served as the baseball teams SAAC representative. Coach Tuck has a bachelor’s degree in K-12 physical education and a master’s degree in Educational Administration from William Woods University.
Aside from his coaching duties at Missouri Southern, Nick is also the head coach for the Joplin High School Legion team. Coach Tuck is married to former Southern volleyball player Teyoni Wilson, and the couple resides in Joplin, Missouri.