Brian Bess
Brian Bess
Title: Head Men's Basketball Coach/Athletic Director
City: Poplar Bluff
State: Mo
ZIP Code: 63901
Phone: 573-840-9611 ext-3626

Physical Education Professor and Head Men's Basketball Coach

Brian Bess enters his 28th year as a Physical Education Professor and 1st year as Head Men’s Basketball Coach at TRC. He received an AA from TRC, BA from Lyon College, and MS in Exercise Science from Arkansas State University. The Raiders have compiled an outstanding record of 621-241 with Brian as the assistant coach. His duties include recruiting, scouting, coaching, and day to day basketball operations along with teaching. He teaches First Aid & CPR, Sports Officiating, Foundations of Fitness, Fitness Center I, Fitness Center II, and Athletic Fitness in the Health & Human Services Division.

Brian and his wife Kacey have two children, Kolby Brian and Kiley Jean.