Mark DeCotis, Athletic Communications

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Former BCC Golfer Named Assistant Coach at Notre Dame

August 20, 2012 - Former Brevard Community College All-American golfer and PGA and Web Tour competitor Scott Gump has been named assistant men's golf coach at the University of Notre Dame.

Gump, 46, a Merritt Island native, joins Notre Dame after serving as a coach and instructor at the Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy in Howey-in-the-Hills, FL from 2009 until June of this year.

An All-American at BCC in 1984-85, Gump was a member of the 1985 NJCAA National Championship team under Hall of Fame coach Floyd Horgen. He transferred to the University of Miami, where he earned honorable mention All-America honors and graduated with a bachelor's degree in business administration in 1987.