Scott Lucas came to New Mexico midway through the 2012-13 academic year from the University of Georgia. He works with UNM’s Men’s Soccer, Baseball, Men’s Tennis, Track & Field and Cross Country teams. Lucas brings a diverse background in strength & conditioning, and he is a former professional rugby player.

Prior to coming to Albuquerque, Lucas worked at the University of Georgia with a variety of Bulldog teams. He also designed numerous strength & conditioning and nutrition programs while in Athens. His collegiate experience also includes work with UNC Charlotte and Colgate.

Lucas is a Bentley College (Mass.) alum and received his Master’s in Exercise Physiology from the University of Akron. He spent the 2011 season as a member of the London Welsh Rugby Football Club.