About Yusef Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald came to the IMG Academy basketball program in 2010 and helps to coach the Post-Graduate teams. He has an extensive basketball career, as he played shooting guard in both high school and college and won back-to-back state titles with Piney Woods High School in Mississippi. He has been coaching for over eight years and has worked with several AAU leagues.
- Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology from Tougaloo College
- Coaching youth basketball for 8 years
- Worked with several AAU leagues including Mean Streets and the Jackson Panthers
- Helped organize Chicago’s Winterfest for Mayor Daley
- Trained players such as Anthony Davis (University of Kentucky) and Walter Lemon (Bradley)