Duggar Baucom

Duggar Baucom (born September 21, 1960)

Teams coached: Tusculum Pioneers, VMI Keydets, The Citadel Bulldogs
Tusculum record^: 37-19 (.661)
VMI record: 151-159 (.487)
The Citadel record: 77-136 (.362)
Overall record^: 265-314 (.458)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  0
  • CIT Appearances:  1  (2014)
  • SAC (Div II) Regular Season Champion:  1  (2004)
  • SAC (Div II) Tournament Champion:  1  (2005)
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Appearances:  1  (2005)


  • SAC (Div II) Coach of the Year:  1  (2004)

Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2015-2022 The Citadel
2005-2015 VMI
2003-2005 Tusculum
2000-2003 Western Carolina (asst)
1998-1999 Northwestern State (asst)
1996-1998 Mars Hill (asst)
1995-1996 Davidson (asst)

Duggar Baucom Facts

  • Robert Franklin Baucom
  • Born September 21, 1960
  • Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Alma Mater: University of North Carolina at Charlotte (BA, 1995)
  • Originally pursued a career in law enforcement, serving as a school resource officer at his alma mater North Mecklenburg HS
    • After a heart attack, Baucom shifted to coaching; served as head boys’ coach at NMHS for four years while also earning a degree from UNC Charlotte
  • Hired in 1995 to be an assistant coach at Davidson under Bob McKillop
  • Spent another seven years as an assistant, working at D-II Mars Hill, Northwestern State (under J. D. Barnett) and Western Carolina (under Steve Shurina)
  • Was head coach at D-II Tusculum College (TN) for two years; went 37-19 and reached the 2005 D-II NCAA Tournament
  • Spent ten seasons as head coach at VMI, winning 151 games and going to the CIT Semifinals in 2014
  • Became the head coach at The Citadel on March 30, 2015

Duggar Baucom Coaching Tree


^ overall record includes head coaching positions at both the NCAA Division I and Division II levels