Daniel Eacho comes to Salisbury University from Hampden-Sydney College where he served as the Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach from September 2016 until May 2017. Prior to his arrival at Hampden Sydney Eacho worked as an Associate Auditor for the Auditor of Public Accounts in Richmond and was also a Varsity Assistant Coach for the Monacan High School basketball team that won the Group 4A State Championship.
While serving as the assistant coach at Hampden Sydney Eacho also served as the Head Coach for the varsity girl’s team at the Fuqua School in Farmville, Virginia from November 2016 until May 2017.
Eacho also has extensive experience coaching at camps for Hampden-Sydney, Washington and Lee, Christopher Newport, University of Virginia, Roanoke College, and Dell Curry.
Eacho graduated from Roanoke College in 2015 with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and History. While working at the Auditor of Public Accounts Eacho began completing a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University. He plans to complete his MBA whil at Salisbury University. While at Roanoke, was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Sigma Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa, and Alpha Lambda Delta.
A two-time All-ODAC honoree, ODAC Scholar-Athlete of the Year, and four-time member of the ODAC All-Academic Team, Eacho totaled 1,311 career points while shooting 47% from the floor with a career-high 18.8 points as a junior. Additionally, he shot at least 49% in both his sophomore and junior seasons. Eacho posted a career average of 7.0 rebounds a game, reeling in 9.6 per contest as a junior and 8.5 as a sophomore.