Bruce Hamburger, Asst Coach Columbia University
Sports Business Secrets
Season 2 || Episode 384
Today’s guest is Bruce Hamburger, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach at Columbia University!
Bruce has been coaching the game of basketball his entire career and has experience at many different levels. From being a Grad Assistant at the Division 3 level, to an Assistant on a Final Four team, to joining the staff for a WNBA team, and everything in between!
Today we talked about:
how he grew up and got introduced to the game
his early love for coaching versus playing
what he learned from his NCAA Final Four experience
the transition from mens college coaching to the WNBA
what he looks for when he's recruiting
things that Ivy league players do differently
the challenges when you're not having a winning season
and much more
This is episode is great for anyone who wants to learn more about getting a college scholarship and especially for those who are looking to break into the coaching industry!
Appreciate you tuning in. Hope you enjoy!
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