Lake Forest College names Matt Griggs as the 28th head coach of the Forester men's basketball program, citing his successful background in Division III basketball.

By the Numbers
  • Griggs led Mary Baldwin University to a 39-36 record over the last three seasons.
  • Under Griggs' leadership, Mary Baldwin players earned seven all-conference selections and a dozen academic all-conference honors.
  • Griggs was named USA South Coach of the Year in 2024.
State of Play
  • Matt Griggs is set to lead the Forester men's basketball program at Lake Forest College.
  • Griggs brings experience from successful coaching stints at Mary Baldwin University and Roanoke College.
What's Next

Griggs looks forward to building upon the tradition of Lake Forest College basketball and creating a program that the community can be proud of.

Bottom Line

Matt Griggs' appointment as head coach brings a new era to the Forester men's basketball program at Lake Forest College, aiming to continue the legacy of excellence in the Division III basketball arena.