James LaCour is in his first season at Bemidji State after spending three years as the Assistant Coach at Williams College in Williamstown, Mass. under Head Coach Bill Kangas. LaCour's main focus was the goaltenders, where he coached a two-time all-conference and second-team All-American goalie.
Before his coaching career, LaCour played goaltender for the Asnieres Hockey Club in the French Second Division. In college, LaCour was a four-year goaltender at Salem State University where he won the team’s Most Dedicated Player Award.
In addition to handling duties as the Beavers' video coordinator, LaCour will serve as an assistant coach on Tom Serratore's staff with specific responsibility overseeing the goaltenders.