Ralph Tomasso
Ralph Tomasso
Title: Assistant Coach; Recruiting Coordinator
Phone: 401/863-1901
Email: Ralph_Tomasso@brown.edu
Position: Assistant Coach; Recruiting Coordinator

“I’m excited about the staff we have put together here at Brown, the coaches will bring in great and varying talents to the program,” said Behn. “Ralph has been a head coach for many years and brings in a lot of experience."


Tomasso spent the previous two seasons with Behn as an assistant at UMass-Lowell, primarily assisting with in-game strategy and recruiting.  The West Warwick, Rhode Island native is no stranger to basketball in the Ocean State, formerly serving as the head coach of Bryant from 1986-91 before coaching his alma mater, West Warwick High School for six seasons (1992-98).


At Bryant, Tomasso amassed an 80-62 record, including two NE-10 and NCAA Tournament appearances.  He guided the Bulldogs to NE-10 Tournament berths in all five seasons at the helm, including 20+ win campaigns in 1987-88 and 1988-89.  At West Warwick High School, Tomasso guided the Wizards to Rhode Island State Tournament quarterfinal appearances in 1992 and 1994.


Tomasso is a graduate of Barrington College, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Health before earning Master’s certification in Education from Providence College.