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Thoughts on ex Dukie Jay Williams as a NCAA Coach

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Thoughts on ex Dukie Jay Williams as a NCAA Coach

I know he does not have any experience as a coach, but just off the strength of him being a PG under coach K has to speak volumes for his knowledge of the game in a coaching aspect. What made him come to mind is that numerous Head Coaching jobs are available around the NCCA in D1 basketball. I am not saying he should start off as a head coach, but if someone gets the job at a school like Maryland, I think he should get a shot to be an assistant coach. If he were to go to a big school I could see a lot of top notch recruits be swayed to learn under him especially from the PG position.

Just a little something for you to ponder on about Jay Williams knowledge of the College game.


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He has said that he isn't

He has said that he isn't ready to get into coaching yet. I think he enjoys being a broadcaster. I think if he ends up being an assistant anywhere it will probably be at Duke, but if that ends up happening it won't be for a while.

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More than knowledge

Im not saying whether or not Jay Williams would make it as a coach but it takes a lot more than knowledge of the game to be a good college basketball coach.

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Some people close to him have

Some people close to him have said Jay still thinks he has a chance to play in the NBA again....

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he can still play, but not every day. he mentioned that his knee swells up too much after playing. so his NBA career is over.

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Yeah, he still has the talent

Yeah, he still has the talent and skill level, but his knees won't let him play. Although it would be nice to see a contender in need of a guard to pick him up for the playoffs.

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He would be a good coach on a

He would be a good coach on a staff strictly for recruiting. Jay Williams is one of the most likable people who is around the HS/College ball scene.

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He

He was a great ball-handler, though

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That is,

Until he got in that motor accident

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Jay has the makeup

Jay can be a head coach some day in college. I played against jay in aau and High School. He was always a smart and coachable player. Not to mention he played the toughest position at the highest level in college. He would make a great recruiter and at some point he can be the next Shaka Smart. Every player does not make a good coach, but Jay has potential to be an impactful coach someday if he is willing to put in the work.

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I really hope he gives it a

I really hope he gives it a shot b/c I really do not enjoy him as a commentator

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I'm not even gonna front, I

I'm not even gonna front, I HATED Jay Williams while at Duke. The more & more I hear him speak, I fall in love with him & his personality even more than before & regret me even not liking him. I wish him the best.

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hes a great basketball mind

he has such a high basketball iq and that generally translates into a good coach i have heard the same thing that he isnt ready to coach yet but im sure when ever he has theres a job for him at duke

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