Ace Whitaker joined the staff at State College of Florida during the 2017-18 season. He specializes in player development.
As a player, Whitaker played two years semi-professionally and earned Defensive MVP honors. Following his playing career, Whitaker served as the Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator for the University of North Carolina at Pembroke for the Junior Varsity team.
Whitaker also coached basketball at Southeastern Academy in Lumberton, North Carolina, where he led the Boys’ team to 3 Middle School Championships and the Girls’ team to 1 Middle School Championship.