Pro Hoops NYC

"The Pro Hoops program has been exciting to be a part of. The drills and skills are challenging and have tested me in a variety of ways."
— Jameer Nelson, 2009 NBA All-Star (Orlando Magic)

Jay Hernandez

Jay Hernandez, the founder of Pro Hoops, graduated from Hofstra University in 2000 where he was a 1,000 point scorer and the youngest player ever to be selected a CAA Legend. After finishing his degree in 2000 Jay completed his MBA in 2001 before going on to play professionally in Puerto Rico where he served as the team’s captain and was top 10 in the league in assists. Upon finishing his professional career, Jay focused on building Pro Hoops into a premier basketball training program. In addition to training college and professional players, Jay is the lead trainer for the Pro Hoops NBA pre-draft workouts.


"Jay has the talent and skill to play the game at a high level but it is his ability to simplify complex concepts for players young and experienced that separates him from other trainers."

Jay Wright
Head Coach, Villanova University