Eric Evans begins his second year as an assistant coach for the men’s basketball team in 2020-21.
Evans joined the staff in 2018-19 and has assisted with recruiting, player development, scouting, and several other operational duties for the team.
Evans played one year of football and basketball at Trinity International University in 2013-14. Evans was a forward for the basketball team and tight end/defensive end on the football team.
Prior to TIU, Evans was a standout athlete at Lancaster Christian Academy lettering in football, basketball, and soccer. In basketball, Evans averaged 16.9 points per game leading his team to a NACA championship while earning NACA All-American honors. In football, Evans and Lancaster Christian won the NACA championship in the fall of 2012 while also earning NACA All-American honors in football.
Evans earned Daily News Journal Player of the Year in 2013 in basketball.
He will graduate with his Bachelor of Science in sport management degree in May 2021 from Middle Tennessee State University.
Evans resides in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and has three brothers Israel, Anthony, and Ezra.