Lauren Dillon enters her first year as an assistant coach with the Jumbos.
Dillon transitioned into coaching after playing point guard for Coach Berube as a student-athlete at Tufts. She led her team to a NESCAC championship her freshmen year, and one Elite Eight, one Final Four, and two National Championship game appearances throughout her career. A two-year captain, Dillon was the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Year as a sophomore, and earned a First-Team All-League honor her senior year.
She also holds the record in steals and assists for the Tufts Women’s Basketball program.
She is pursuing a masters in Child Study and Human Development at Tufts in the graduate school.
Dillon is a native of Wellesley, Mass.