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Short Info

Net Worth$2.5 million dollars
Date Of BirthDecember 24, 1963
SpouseWendy Bilas
FactPlayed basketball for Duke University.

Jay Bilas is an American college basketball analyst for ESPN, a former college basketball player and lawyer. He is also the head coach of the Jay Bilas Skills Academy, a basketball camp for high school players.

Bilas was born in San Pedro, California, and raised in Rolling Hills, California. His father, Richard, was a doctor, and his mother, Nancy, was a homemaker. Bilas has two sisters, Julie and Lisa. Bilas was a star player on the Rolling Hills High School basketball team, and he was named a McDonald’s All-American.

Bilas attended Duke University, where he played for the Duke Blue Devils men’s basketball team under head coach Mike Krzyzewski. He was a four-year starter and helped lead the team to the 1986 NCAA Championship. He was named an NCAA All-American in 1986 and 1987.

After graduating from Duke, Bilas played professional basketball in Italy for a year. He then returned to the United States and enrolled in Duke Law School. He graduated from law school in 1992 and passed the North Carolina bar exam.

Bilas began his broadcasting career while still in law school, serving as a color commentator for Duke men’s basketball games on Duke University Television. He then worked as a studio analyst for CBS Sports’ college basketball coverage. In 1995, he joined ESPN as a game analyst and has been with the network ever since.

Bilas has also worked as an analyst for Turner Sports’ coverage of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. He has been a member of the USA Basketball Men’s National Team Committee since 2005.

Bilas is married to his wife, Wendy, and they have two daughters, Olivia and Ava.

General Info

Full NameJay Bilas
Net Worth$2.5 million dollars
Date Of BirthDecember 24, 1963
Height2.03 m
Weight102 kg
ProfessionLawyer, Commentator, Basketball player, Basketball Analyst
EducationDuke University, Duke University School of Law


SpouseWendy Bilas
ChildrenAnthony Bilas, Tori Bilas


NominationsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
MoviesI Come in Peace

Social profile links


1Played basketball for Duke University.



With a Kiss2016TV Movie
I Come in Peace1990Good Alien - Azeck
College GameDay1986TV SeriesCorrespondent


30 for 302015TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode


'882017Documentary filmingESPN College Basketball Analyst
Jumpshot: The Kenny Sailors Story2017Documentary post-productionHimself
Mike & Mike2011-2016TV SeriesHimself - ESPN College Basketball Analyst / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - Substitute Host / ...
Rachael Ray2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Rush Brothers2016DocumentaryHimself
Unverified: The Untold Story Behind the UNC Scandal2016DocumentaryHimself
30 for 302012-2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Duke University Assistant Basketball Coach, 1990-'92 / Himself
60 Minutes Sports2013TV Series documentaryHimself - College Player Advocate (segment "NCAA")
Schooled: The Price of College Sports2013DocumentaryHimself
Sixth Man: Bluesanity2013Documentary
Charlie Rose2011-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Duke-Carolina: The Blue Blood Rivalry2013DocumentaryESPN Announcer
Good Morning America2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Pardon the Interruption2005-2010TV SeriesHimself
Home of the Giants2007Himself
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN Outside the Lines Primetime2002TV SeriesHimself - Reporter

Archive Footage

Mike & Mike2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - ESPN College Basketball Analyst / Himself - ESPN College Basketball Analyst)
Rome Is Burning2009TV SeriesHimself


Nominated Awards

2008EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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