Ty Platt
Head Men's Basketball Coach

Head Coach Ty Platt enters his tenth year at the helm of the HU basketball program. Continuing the winning tradition, Platt has guided the Foresters to seven winning seasons which includes going 24-8 during the 2013-14 campaign. During his…

Mark Green
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Mark Green enters his 14th season as an assistant basketball coach. Green brings a variety of coaching experiences to the position. In 1993-1995, he coached the freshmen boys’ basketball team at Columbia City High School and compiled a…

Tyler Palmer
Strength & Conditioning Coach

After serving as a sports performance coach at Champions Sports Performance in North Carolina, Tyler returns to his alma mater as the University’s strength and conditioning coach for men’s basketball, women’s basketball and softball…

Kent Yost
Spiritual Development Coach

Kent Yost joins the Forester men’s basketball staff for his third year as the spiritual development coach. Yost has worked with Youth for Christ of Northern Indiana for the past 22 years which includes seven years as the Campus Life…

Drew Benedict
Graduate Assistant

After making his Forester coaching debut as a student assistant last year, Drew Benedict returns as a graduate assistant for the 2017-18 season under Coach Platt. His responsibilities include assisting with practices, game strategy and…

Josh Riikonen
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Josh Riikonen enters his first season as an assistant coach for the Forester men’s basketball program.