Pros: being involved with the game of basketball and helping young women grow
Cons: being taken for granted, overworked and underpaid
Division 1 basketball is a HUSTLE!
Be it player or coach- the job has no end, it IS your life!
The only way to manage it is to have those around you who are submitted to the same charge.
As a grad assistant- film exchange, LAUNDRY, and equipment are your primary responsibilities; on top of being an academic liaison, "campus police", and runner for – more... the coaching staff.
The hardest part of the job: it's *very* easy to be taken for granted, thick skin is a must. (and not getting to play!)
The most enjoyable part of the job: WINNING!.. the *only* thing that matters – less