Coach Darryl Jacobs appointed to the NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Committee
Published date: September 15, 2012
The VSU Trojans’ head men’s basketball coach Darryl Jacobs has been appointed to the NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball Committee, effectively immediately.
Coach Jacobs is in his second season as head coach of the VSU men’s basketball team. “This is indeed a great honor to serve on such a distinguished committee and I am very humbled by my selection. I am looking forward to working on issues and recommendations that will come before us” states Jacobs. Prior to his arrival to Virginia State University, Jacobs served as Head Men’s Basketball Coach, Facility Coordinator and Co-Chairperson for the Health and Wellness program at Clark Atlanta University. He also served on the NCAA Men’s Division II Basketball South Regional committee from 2008-2009 and as vice president for the SIAC Men’s Basketball Coaches Committee from 2009-2011. He has attended numerous NCAA Rules and Compliance conferences during his career.
As a coach, he has won numerous coaches of the year awards as well as leading his programs to numerous conference, tournament championships and NCAA tournament appearances. He is member of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) and the Black Coaches Association (BCA). He is native of Paterson, NJ.