Eddie Mason is joining the men's basketball team as part-time assistant coach.
Mason is the father of Greg Mason and coached his son at Shelby County, where the elder Mason was head coach from 1987-92 and an assistant before that. He was an assistant coach on the 1978 Shelby team that won the state championship.
Eddie Mason will primarily assist his son with administrative duties.
Mason and former Mercer County coach Stacy Hall replace Chris Armstrong, who resigned after one year with the program.