Bryan Forbes joined the ETSU staff as a graduate assistant in August 2017 following his playing career at NAIA member Briar Cliff University.
At Briar Cliff, Forbes was a four-year starter, earning All-American honors twice and was a part of three national tournament teams -- one of which made the Elite 8 in 2016. He finished his career as the program's all-time leader in games played and in the top 10 all-time in scoring and rebounding. The program went 96-38 during his four years and won back-to-back conference titles in his last two seasons at the school.
Prior to Briar Cliff, Forbes Lone Tree High School in Iowa, also the home to ETSU head coach Steve Forbes. He is also the all-time leading scorer at Lone Tree.
While at ETSU, Forbes is earning a master's degree in Sports Management.