Alico  Dunk
Alico Dunk
Hometown:
Ayden, NC

Position:
Head Coach

Alma Mater:
East Carolina, 1999

Alico J. Dunk, the 2013 CIAA Coach of the Year) will be entering his fifth season at the Head Coach of the Lady Vikings after holding the position as the Interim Coach in 2009-2010. Previously he spent sixth seasons as an assistant coach for the ECSU men's basketball team.

Last season the Lady Vikings had a landmark year under the leadership of Coach Dunk, compiling a school best 24-4 overall record.

A native of Ayden, North Carolina, Coach Dunk was a two-sport athlete at Ayden-Grifton High School in both basketball and football. By the close of his high school career he garnered All-Conference recognition in football and basketball, with All-State honors and a McDonald's All- American nomination coming his senior year in basketball. Upon graduation in 1994, he attended the University of Tennessee on a basketball scholarship. After the completing a solid freshman campaign as a freshman, Coach Dunk transferred closer to home to play for the Pirates of East Carolina University in Greenville. At ECU he served as the team captain his junior and senior seasons and obtained a Bachelors of Science in Exercise and Sports Science in 1999.

Upon graduation from East Carolina, Dunk taught at Hertford County High School where he was the head girls' basketball coach for one season. The next year he played professionally in Asia before coming to ECSU.

In 2010 he earned a M.S. in Sports Management from Virginia State University.