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 recruiting as well as individual workouts with the players.

Benedict hails from Columbia City High School where he played basketball for the Eagles before spending the last three years on the hardwood at Platt Arena as a player for the Foresters. He holds a BS in recreation management and is currently enrolled in HU's graduate school with aspirations to become a head college basketball coach.