Zach Durkee enters his second season with the Falcons in 2019-20
During his first season as Assistant Coach, the Falcons finished 11-13 overall and 7-10 in USA South play. Last season the Falcons averaged 102.5ppg which ranked fifth nationally in Division III hoops.
Durkee began his coaching career in the 2017-2018 season as a Graduate Assistant at The Citadel. In his role, Durkee helped oversee skill development, analytics, film breakdown, and other administrative areas for the Bulldogs' program. During his lone season in Charleston, Durkee played a big part in the development of Zane Najdawi and Matt Frierson. Najdawi went on to become a All-SoCon First Team player while Frierson was named the SoCon Sixth Man of the Year.
Durkee earned his Bachelor of business administration at Charleston Southern University in 2017 where he played from 2014-2017.
While at Charleston Southern he graduated magna cum laude, and was a member of the 2014-2015 Big South regular season championship team.
Durkee was married to the former Alyssa Dell'Acqua, a former Charleston Southern soccer player, in July 2019. The couple resides in Albemarle, N.C.