Yanni Hufnagel is one of the leading college basketball recruiters and coaches in the United States and has worked for some of the premier colleges and universities in the country. At present, he is appointed as the assistant coach of the Nevada Wolf Pack team under the senior coach Eric Musselman, who is also a legendary basketball coach.
Yanni Hufnagel is given the responsibility to take the team to the next level of success and in an interview with CBS; Eric Musselman said that knowing Yanni and his potential well, he is confident that team would witness a positive change in the time to come.
Yanni Hufnagel has even worked for the Pennsylvania State University and Harvard University’s basketball team as an assistant coach. At Harvard, he has helped the college basketball team to over 20 wins in four seasons and even helped the team to win Ivy League titles for three seasons in a row. It is a commendable achievement for a team in this highly competitive sport.
While working as an assistant coach at Commodores, Yanni had an opportunity to coach one of the most famous figures on the college basketball scene, Damian Jones, who is the 30th in the reputed list of Golden State Warriors. Yanni Hufnagel focuses on the discipline, team organization, new age techniques, and realizing and working on the strength of the team.
He constantly motivates the team, irrespective of the odds, which helps the team to stick together even in the most competitive matches. It is the teamwork that can make a lot of difference in the outcome of the game, and Yanni Hufnagel engages in various team building activities to ensure that all the players understand and work with each other in a well-coordinated manner. Yanni also has Bachelor in Science degree from the Cornell University.