Jay Bilas is a former American basketball player and basketball analyst for the colleague league. He is the husband of Wendy Bilas and is the former NCAA Tournament announcer for CBS Sports. Jay is also an author who has written the book titled Toughness.
Jay Bilas' early life
Jay Bilas was born as Jay Scot Bilas on the 24th of December, 1963 in Rolling Hills, California. He has not disclosed the name of his parents. He is an American by birth and his ethnicity is white.
Jay Bilas attended Rolling Hills Highschool and later Duke University. Bilas was always surrounded by the atmosphere of basketball, thus he was interested in playing basketball since his childhood, where his only dream was to be a professional basketball player.
Jay Bilas' career
Jay Bilas started his career at Rolling Hills High School in California, where he scored 23.5 points per games. He continued his career with his college team. Bilas scored 1062 points and grabbed 692 rebounds in his college career. After that, Jay played for Italy and Spain. Then, Bilas represented in the USA Basketball on the U.S. National Select Team in the Jones Cup.
Other than that, Jay Bilas served as an assistant coach at Duke College for three seasons from 1990 to 1992. Currently, he is a commentator and studio analyst for ESPN. In 1995, Bilas joined ESPN as a college basketball analyst on games, where he was teamed with late Dick Enberg.
Jay Bilas' personal life
In concern to his personal life, Jay Bilas married to Wendy Bilas and their relationship is going strong. There is not much information regarding their love life but the couple married 21 years ago in 1997.
Currently, the couple enjoys their perfect marriage life with a son and a daughter, with no probable chances of divorce.
Jay Bilas' net worth
Jay Bilas belongs to a white ethnicity and his nationality is American. Taking about his financial status, Jay Bilas stands pretty well in terms of money, he is assumed to be earning 500K U.S. dollars and his current net worth is estimated to be around 2.5 million dollars.
Jay Bilas' body measurements
Jay Bilas stands really tall with a height of six feet and eight inches (203 cms) and weighs about 102 kgs (225 lbs).