Bryant Lassiter
Bryant Lassiter
Nickname: Mookie
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 516.686.4911

Bryant Lassiter completed his second season as an assistant coach with the NYIT women's basketball team in 2017-18.

He is responsible for the development of the guards, and helped junior Nina Vukosavljevic become first-team all-East Coast Conference.

Lassiter is the all-time leading scorer in Bears men's basketball history. He produced 1,913 points from the 2005-06 through 2008-09 seasons. He also ranks second on the program's all-time steals list with 216 and fifth in assists with 380. His 232 three-point field goals rank second in NYIT men's history, five shy of matching the record established by Marlon Lindsey (1992-96). Lassiter's .812 career free-throw percentage also ranks second in program history.

Lassiter is a former member of the Harlem Globetrotters. He also played professionally in Puerto Rico and Ecuador.

Before joining Kenny Parham's women's basketball staff, Lassiter spent two seasons as an assistant coach with the Bears men's basketball team.