Jacob Parker Named New Boys Basketball Coach for the Bryan Golden Bears

The Bryan Golden Bears proudly announce the appointment of Jacob Parker as the new boys basketball coach, pending board approval.

With a variety of coaching experiences, sense of enthusiasm, and a vision to move the program ahead , Jacob Parker emerged as the ideal candidate to guide the Bryan Golden Bears basketball program.

“We are thrilled to have Jacob Parker leading our boys basketball program,” said Nathan Keel, athletic director at Bryan City Schools. “His dedication to the sport and commitment to fostering a culture of excellence align perfectly with our values and vision for the basketball program.”

Coach Parker’s leadership philosophy prioritizes development of full student-athletes, emphasizing the importance of academic success, character building, relationship building, and community involvement.

“It’s a great feeling to be at my Alma Mater, and to be able to represent Bryan in such a capacity for the community, students, and athletes. We have the opportunity to lead, mentor, and grow student-athletes through basketball to reach their full potential that will carry them far beyond their years of high school. Continuing to build from the past few years, we look to create a positive and energetic culture that the student-athletes will be able to share with their fellow classmates and community support.”

Parker takes over after former head coach Brock Homier resigned back in March 2024.

For media inquiries or additional information, please contact Nathan Keel, Athletic Director, at nkeel@bryanschools.net.