Jay Bilas Biography
Quick Facts Jay Bilas
- NameJay Bilas
- Birth NameJay Scot Bilas
- EthnicityWhite Ethnicity
- ProfessionBasketball Analyst
- Working ForESPN
- Net Worth4.5 million dollars
- Face ColorWhite
- Famous ForJournalist
- Married toWendy Bilas
- EducationDuke University School of Law
- Online PresenceWiki,Twitter,Instagram
- MoviesI Come in Peace
- Birth PlaceSan Pedro, Los Angeles
While coming to sports center TV personality, Jay Bilas is one of the sensational names without which ESPN analyst is quite incomplete. The thrill and confidence that he performs during his show are quite remarkable and mesmerizing. Born in the year 1963, December 24, in San Pedro, Los Angeles, the recalls himself as the Television personality along with the long history of a basketball player with good practice of law in hand. Being in the business for decades, he has established himself as one of the professional players turns tv personality with a huge name, fame and a good amount of net worth.
EARLY YEARS & CAREER
While accounting his early childhood history, Jay Bilas was always fascinated with the fame of basketball. Following the path, he was always associated with the school team during his time in college. He graduated from Duke University School of Law taking the major as political science however he has the record of playing for different University and clubs in the past. Jay started his playing career at Rolling Hills High School where he has the score of averaged 23.5 points and 13.5 rebounds per game during the time of 1982. He as associated with All-CIF, First Team All-South Bay, MVP of the Bay League and much more.
Likewise, Jay Bilas played for Duke University from the year 1982 to 1986 and helped the team to win the National Championship game in the year 1986. During his tenure in college life, he has an overall score of 1062 points and 692 rebounds with 55% shooting from the field. Later in his life he got associated with NBA Draft and Dallas Mavericks and spent major times playing overseas in Italy. Bilas also represent USA Basketball national team for the Jones Cup held in Taipei, Taiwan. After spending decades in Basketball arena he later changes his career as Broadcaster.
Jay Bilas began his career with ESPN since 1995 and has been with ESPN ever since. Staying long at the network, he reflects himself as the man of dignity and loyalty and as a result, he is receiving a huge amount of salary which has boosted his net worth from zero to $2.5 million. Besides, broadcasting, he has also led his hands on Coaching. Similarly, he is the student of law and in reality he is an excellent lawyer and has been practicing it for a long time.
“Failing doesn’t make you a failure. Failing makes you a competitor. Every competitor fails. If you lay it on the line, you will come up short at times. Failure is a part of competing, and embracing that fact is an important component of toughness. Tough people fail, but tough people are not failures. The only failures are those who give up, or give in.”
Coming to his personal life section, it is as successful as his professional life. Talking about his physics, Jay Bilas is one hunky man present in the TV shows, he is physically and mentally fit. Prior to his marriage, he might have been associated with many girlfriends however ever since he is married, he has been loyal to his wife and stayed out of possible controversies. As of 2016, Bilas’ net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million dollars.
Jay Bilas is a happily married a man and it has already been over 21 years of his marriage with his wife Wendy. The couple share one son and one daughter with each other and the whole family reside in Charlotte, North Carolina. There is no such sign of divorce and separation in the Jay marriage relationship.