Sean Ryan
Sean Ryan
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 508-793-2323
Previous College: St. Anselm, 1996
Experience: First Season

Sean Ryan is in his first year as an assistant men's basketball coach at the College of the Holy Cross in 2009-2010. He is heavily involved in on-court coaching and player development, in addition to assisting in all other areas of the Crusaders' program. Ryan also plays a large role in recruiting, where he has significant contacts both in the region and across the country.

Ryan came to Holy Cross from Boston University, where he served as an assistant coach for two seasons. He was involved in all areas of the Terriers' program, including on-court coaching, recruiting, practice and game preparation, scheduling, compliance, academic advising and counseling. In 2008-2009, Ryan helped Boston University to a winning mark with a 17-13 overall record.

Prior to his time at Boston University, Ryan was an assistant coach at the College of Charleston for two years. He helped lead the Cougars to winning records during both of his seasons, with the team posting marks of 18-10 in 2004-2005 and 17-11 in 2005-2006. Ryan was previously an assistant coach at St. Anselm College for three seasons.

A 1996 graduate St. Anselm with a bachelor's degree in business, Ryan was a two-year letterwinner for the Hawks' basketball team, earning first team All-Northeast 10 and NABC second team All-New England honors. He scored 1,063 career points and made 229 career three-point field goals during his time at St. Anselm. Ryan was previously a two-year member of the basketball team at Monmouth University.

Ryan and his wife, Liz, have one son (Max).