One of the leading names in the country in the field of college basketball is Yanni Hufnagel. He has coached some of the leading college basketball teams in the country, which includes Vanderbilt Commodores, California Garden Bears, and the famous Harvard Crimson.
Presently, he is appointed by the veteran coach Eric Musselman to be the assistant coach of the Nevada Wolf Pack. Eric Musselman recently gave an interview to CBS where he said that he knows Yanni well and that Yanni is the perfect coach he knows to serve the role of assistant coach to the Nevada Wolf Pack. Eric went on to say that Yanni Hufnagel knows how to keep the team together and infuse discipline in the boys, which is the essential ingredient to stay ahead in this competitive sport.
Eric said that he has followed Yanni for years and is highly impressed by the working style of Yanni Hufnagel, which is why he was appointed to be the assistant coach of the Nevada Wolf Pack. He wished him good luck and said that the team is expected to do much better than the last season in the future tournaments in the future under the guidance of Yanni Hufnagel.
Yanni has coached some of the familiar names in the space of college basketball, such as Damian Jones, during his tenure with Vanderbilt Commodores. Damian Jones is presently ranked 30th on the list of Golden State Warriors. Moreover, Yanni Hufnagel has also helped Harvard Crimson to come out of their dire state and win over 20 matches through the three seasons Yanni coached the team.
It is one of the most successful streaks of wins for the Harvard and also speaks a lot about the coaching provided by Yanni Hufnagel. Yanni attended Cornell University from where he received Bachelor in Science degree.