Yanni Hufnagel is a person that is different from the rest. He went to some of the greatest schools for college and he has a pretty good job that will provide for him for a long time. This job is garnering attention that he never dreamed. Yanni Hufnagel is the assistant basketball coach at Harvard University. He has been at the helm of the success they have had for four years. While Yanni Hufnagel was assistant coach, the Harvard basketball team won the Ivy League for the first time. The basketball team also birthed Jeremy Lin, who became a NBA hit. Jeremy Lin help the New York Knicks win several games. Now, Yanni Hufnagel is considered one of the hottest coaches in the country.
A CBS Sports survey voted that Mr. Hufnagel would make it to the big time. Many call Yanni Hufnagel a great recruiter for college basketball. At only 30 years old, Mr. Hufnagel can analyze basketball better than the older people in the industry. When Yanni Hufnagel was at Cornell, he was a basketball manager for one year. He then got an internship with the New Jersey Nets. After that, a former colleague of his introduced him to Jeff Capel, who is Oklahoma basketball coach. At the time, Jeff Capel was looking for a graduate assistant. After working at Oklahoma, his boss introduced Yanni Hufnagel to Harvard coach for the volunteer assistant coach position. Once he got the job, he hit the ground running with recruiting players.
Currently, Yanni Hufnagel is at Nevada, helping the basketball team win. Yanni Hufnagel is employed as the assistant basketball coach at Nevada for the 2016-2017 season. His wealth of experience will give the team a leg up when playing other teams. Hufnagel along with the staff at Nevada will make the team more successful than they have ever been.