Meet the Coaches: Akuyo Nichols

Name: Akuyo Nichols

Occupation: Learning Lab Instructor at i3 Learn Academy

Do you currently coach: Head Girls Coach at i3 Learn Academy

Years Coaching: 8 years in middle school, high school and AAU

Did you play in high school: Lakewood High School

Did you play in college: Santa Ana College & California State University – Dominguez Hills

Who is your favorite NBA coach: Phil Jackson

How do you think the Summer League Jr. NBA Basketball League helps players? The coaches are experienced and want to develop players and don’t mind teaching fundamentals in such a competitive environment. 

Is there something cool about you or a hobby you enjoy that we may not know about you: I am currently working on completing my Master’s in Business Administration [MBA] with plans of a starting a non-profit organization for at-risk youth.

If Hollywood made a movie of your life, who would you choose to play you: Regina King

2019-11-01T19:01:38+00:00 October 18th, 2019|Coaches, News|