30-year-old Yanni Hufnagel looks like any other nice Jewish boy. His education was in Scarsdale, and he graduated from the Cornell University. He lives in Boston now. He has a job that will make him really rich very soon.
Yanni Hufnagel is the assistant basketball coach. He is at Harvard presently. During his seasons on the bench which were four in number; Harvard managed to win the Ivy League. This was last year. It was the first time ever for Harvard. Next was the basketball phenom called Jeremy Lin whose discovery is being credited to Hufnagel.In the NBA, there is no need to be tall or to be athletic in order to coach the college basketball team. The Jewish Coaches Association would consider few as promising as Yanni Hufnagel, and the University of Memphis Coach called Josh Pastner. These two are going to meet on Saturday. It is going to be quite fascinating as it will be the only Jewish coach showdowns since a long time.
Various sports surveys have shown that Yanni Hufnagel is voted to be able to make it big due to his recruitment ability. Pastner is hailed to be a relentless recruiter as far as college basketball is considered. Even Pastner considers Yanni to be a much better recruiter than him.
Yanni Hufnagel was not a very good basketball player in order to be able to make it to the high school team at Scarsdale. So he decided to call games for the television station of his town. His skills for analyzing basketball were noticed and appreciated by all. Hence all knew what he would be doing for a living one day.Yanni Hufnagel was the basketball manager during his first year at the Cornell University. Even his internships were with the New Jersey Nets.