Born and raised in Columbus, Ga., Bryant Thomas is the founder of Perfect Practice Basketball Skill Development & Training. He has over 15 years of basketball experience as a coach, consultant and skills development trainer. The fruits of his labor have helped produce state high school champions; All Bi-City, All Region & State team selections; collegiate signees; ESPN Top 100 players and top collegiate ranked players.
Thomas’ coaching background includes: assistant boys’ basketball coach at Brookstone (2016-2019); student assistant basketball coach at Columbus State University (2012-2014); lead skill instructor for Under Armour’s Best of the Best Camp (2010-2012), and AAU Coach (2005-present).
During his time as a player, Thomas was an All Bi-City and All-State performer with a high school career average of 15 points and eight assists per game. While at Coastal Georgia Community College, Thomas was ranked 3rd in NJCAA in assists and steals, averaged 10 points, 8 assists and four steals per game and recorded 16 double-doubles. Thomas played his last two seasons of his collegiate career at Columbus State University.
“I am excited about this opportunity to teach the sport I love to the Lady Vikings,” said Thomas.
In addition to this role at St. Anne-Pacelli, Thomas serves as a Middle School Study Skills Instructor at the school. Coach Thomas is assisted by his wife, Jakeisha.