NASHVILLE --- Tennessee State director of athletics Teresa Phillips announced that Robert Cain has been relieved of his duties as the head coach of the TSU tennis programs.
Cain was in his second year with the Tiger program that showed improvements on the court this season.
“We thank Coach Cain for his two years of service with University and wish him the best in his future endeavors,” commented Phillips.
At the conclusion on of the season, the teams were the recipients of the 2013-2014 OVC Sportsmanship Award for Tennis. It marked the third time the TSU programs have swept the awards, also doing so in 2007-08 and 2011-12.
Before coming to Tennessee State, Cain spent six years as the head coach at Arkansas Pine-Bluff.
A search for Cain’s replacement will begin in the coming weeks.