Hufnagel is the good Jewish boy that has been in love with basketball from an early stage despite being cut out from his high school varsity basketball team. Yaani Hufnagel graduated from Cornell University and is currently living and working in Boston. His career is believed to be one that would make him a rich man in a few years.
It is easy to assume that Yaani Hufnagel is a doctor, lawyer, or one of the famous prestigious professionals. On the contrary, he is the assistant basketball coach in Harvard. His work has been impressive ever since he joined the team. For the first time in a long time, Harvard won the Ivy League in addition to producing a great basketball named Jeremy Lin. This has made Yaani Hufnagel one of the youngest and most sought after basketball coaches in the country.
Not many Jews have made it to the NBA basketball scene as players probably because of their height. Fortunately, height is not a requirement for coaching which explains the many short coaches in the NBA. Hufnagel is one of the most promising coaches in the Jewish association of coaches.
Yaani Hufnagel has been excelling from a younger age. The 2011 CBS sports survey showed that out of 100 coaches Hufnagel is the only one who was appointed to be the assistant coach of a mid-major school. He was famed for being an excellent recruiter, which shows potential of his success.
Hufnagel’s success started back when he was a young boy. His analysis skills have always been good even when he interacted with other young boys his age. It was easy to tell that he would be playing basketball in future. If not then Yaani Hufnagel would definitely be a coach for some great team.