Mel Tucker began his coaching career as a graduate assistant under Nick Saban at Michigan State.
Mel Tucker has been named Michigan State University's new head football coach, the team announced. Tucker, 48, will return to the place where his coaching career began — he was a graduate assistant under now Alabama head football coach Nick Saban. https://t.co/7c15fysIdN
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