Nick Ford is a 2009 Fond du Lac HS graduate who played on Head Coach Dick Diener’s final season his freshmen year. The following 3 years Nick was starting point guard under Head Coach Adam Zakos. Nick went on to play basketball at Cardinal Stritch University where he was a member of their 2012-13 national championship team. He also served as an assistant coach at Cardinal Stritch from 2013 to 2015.

He was an assistant coach at Niles North High School in Skokie, Illinois, before moving to collegiate basketball as an assistant at Trinity International in Deerfield, Illinois. He spent the last two seasons working with coach Drew Deiner at Rockhurst College in Kansas City.