Bryce Crawford joined Head Coach Ryan Odom at UMBC for the 2016-17 season after they worked together for one season at Lenior-Rhyne.
Prior to his experience as an assistant coach at LR, Crawford spent the previous two seasons at the University of Texas, serving as assistant video coordinator and technical assistant (2013-15). The Longhorns went to the NCAA Division I Tournament both years Crawford was on the staff.
Crawford and Odom first became acquainted when the Columbus, Ohio native served two years as graduate manager at Charlotte (2011-13) where he completed his Master of Arts in Liberal Studies.
Crawford earned his undergraduate degree from Ohio State in 2011 in communication analysis and spent four years on the Buckeyes' Men's Basketball Staff as student manager.
Crawford was also Head Coach of Ohio Arsenals (17U Boys) in the spring of 2010 and Columbus Mustang Ballers (16U Boys) in the spring of 2011 in addition to coaching in over 50 basketball college camps and skill academies.
Crawford married the former Hallie Kloots in August of 2014.