|Title:||Men's Basketball Graduate Assistant Coach|
Jacob Lyon joins the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball staff as a graduate assistant coach for the 2012-13 season.
Lyon comes to BSC from the high school ranks, most recently as an assistant coach at Tuscaloosa Academy. He has also worked previously as head coach at Wilcox Academy and Coosa Valley Academy, helping all three teams reach the AISA state playoff quarterfinals.
A Camden, Ala., native, Lyon graduated from Wilcox Academy in 2005 and earned a B.S. degree in biology from Samford University in 2009. He is currently pursuing a Master's in exercise physiology at UAB. Jacob is the son of Ike and Anne Lyon.