Brian Erickson is entering his fifth year as assistant coach of the Kean University women’s basketball program in 2018-19.
A two time graduate of Kean, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in health and physical education and a Master of Arts degree in counselor education, Erickson is currently a health and physical education teacher at Summit (N.J.) High School.
He was also the head coach of the Summit girls’ varsity basketball program from 2005-14, where he was named the Star-Ledger Union County Coach of the Year in 2010 after leading the program to the State Sectional Final. He repeated the feat in 2012 and amassed a career record of 162-101.
Prior to his stint at Summit, he was the girls’ basketball coach at New Providence High School, where he was named the conference’s Coach of the Year. He has been coaching in New Jersey high schools since 1990.