Jo-Ellyn Tucker is the loving and proud wife of former football player turned coach, Mel Tucker.
Jo-Ellyn’s husband has been hired as the new head coach of Michigan State University.
The Ohio native born January 4, 1972; played three seasons at Wisconsin, 1991-92 and 1994. He graduated in 1995 with a degree in agricultural business management.
When Tucker finished his playing career at Wisconsin, he signed a deal with the Canadian Football League. However, he was ultimately cut. Then he landed in the coaching profession, calling Saban at Michigan State and accepting a graduate assistant job.