Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Sport Management Department at Farmingdale State College will be hosting a video conference and Q&A with the daughter of Duke University's basketball coach, Mike Krzyzewski.
Jamie K. Spatola will speak on her recently published book, "Beyond Basketball: Coach K's Keywords for Success", which she co-authored with her father. The book focuses on the coach's words that he uses to motivate his players on how to be winners on the court and in every aspect of their lives.
Jamie K. Spatola is a graduate of Duke University. She lives with her husband, U.S. Army Captain Chris Spatola, in Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma.
Mike Krzyzewski has been basketball coach of the Duke Blue Devils for twenty-seven years, winning three national championships and twelve national Coach of the Year awards. He has also been selected to coach the USA Men's Basketball team at the Summer Olympics in 2008.
The event, which will be held from 9:30 a.m. till 10:45 a.m. on May 9th at the College in Lupton Hall's room T101, is free and open to all students, faculty and the general public. For details or information call 631-598-7034.