Nashville --- Tennessee State University women's basketball head coach Tracee Wells gave birth to Chase RiChard Wells, Tuesday afternoon.
Tracee and husband Charles "Bubba" Wells welcomed Chase RiChard Wells, 6 lbs, 4 oz, 19 in, at 1:39 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. Chase was born at the StoneCrest Medical Center in Smyrna, Tenn.
Coach Wells is planning to return from maternity leave around mid-January. During her absence, assistant coach Rasheeda Love will assume head coaching responsibilities.
The Lady Tigers are off to a 3-3 start this season and will begin conference action this Thursday, Dec. 2, at Eastern Illinois.