Assistant Women's Basketball Coach
Campus Phone: Ext. 5644
Campus Mail: P.O.
Campus or Site Location: Greeneville
Tyler Braidic is beginning is first season on the men’s basketball coaching staff at Tusculum College.
Braidic will be assisting in all operations of the Tusculum basketball program, including scouting, recruiting, video exchange, practice preparation, as well as on-court coaching.
Braidic comes to Tusculum from Columbus State Community College, where he served as an assistant coach during the 2010-2011 season. While at the Columbus, Ohio junior college, he assisted with all aspects of the team, including scouting, video coordination, travel coordination, budget operations and media relations. He also coordinated academic progress and tutoring for the program and recruiting coordination.
The Cougars posted a 24-7 overall record, including 7-5 in league play to finish third in the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference standings and advanced to the OCCAC Tournament semifinal round.
Three members of the Columbus State program earned All-Conference honors, including Darnell Tubbs (1st Team), Glenn Cosey (1st Team) and Dimitri Abner (2nd Team).
He also served as head coach of the Columbus Hawks U-16 AAU basketball program for the Summer, 2011.
Braidic began his collegiate playing career at Hanover College where he helped his team to a 14-11 record, while seein action in 11 contests.
He transferred to Bluffton University where he played his final two seasons, where he appeared in 33 games, including eight starts. Braidic also excelled in the classroom, where he was a member of the Dean’s List.
During his prep career at Pandora Gilboa High School, Braidic was a four-year starter where he was a four-time All-Conference standout and earned All-Ohio Honorable Mention recognition and scored 1,020 career points.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biology in 2010 from Bluffton, with a Pre-Dental emphasis.
Braidic has extensive basketball camp experience with Tusculum College, Bluffton University, Hanover College and Pandora-Gilboa High School.
Tyler is married to the former Rebekah Amstutz of Pandora, Ohio.