Great work by Nick Kapatos of Hofstra University, covering Coach Jay Hernandez’s journey from Hofstra University to the Charlotte Hornets as Assistant Coach/Director of Player Development. Hernandez, a Long Island native, describes how his time in Hempstead prepared him in various ways – “whether that’s in corporate America or now being an NBA coach.” As the Hornets gear up for camp, Hernandez looks forward to taking on more responsibility.

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