The Bruin Report for 3-23-13, featuring Chris Sailor, Kenny Donaldson, Angus McClure, Jason Ludwig
The Bruin Report for 3-2-13, featuring Jordan Adams, Tony Parker and Jason Ludwig of the men's basketball team
The Bruin Report for 3-17-12 featured Football Offensive Coordinator Noel Mazzone and men's basketball video coordinator Jason Ludwig.
Jason Ludwig enters his fourth season as a full-time member of the men's basketball staff, his first year as the Director of Scouting and Player Development. He joined the staff as the video coordinator prior to the 2009-10 season.
Ludwig's responsibilities include formulating game plans and scouting reports, breaking down game and practice film and creating player development edits. He also serves as co-director of the UCLA and Ben Howland basketball summer camps. He spent two seasons on the men's basketball staff at Santa Clara, serving as Director of Operations in 2008-09 and as video coordinator in 2007-08.
Ludwig is a co-founder of the Young Coaches Social at the Final Four, a networking event that brings together hundreds of young coaches nationwide. He also is a founding member of the Latino Association of Basketball Coaches, an organization that provides support to Latino coaches around the world.
In 2007, he served as head coach of the AAU program Double Pump Elite, where all nine of its players earned Division I scholarships (including two eventual NBA players). He served as assistant video coordinator at UCLA in 2005-06 and 2006-07, working with two Final Four teams.
A native of Montebello, Calif., Ludwig graduated in 2005 with a degree in economics from UCLA. While attending UCLA, he worked as a student manager for the men's basketball team (2001-05).
Ludwig attended Montebello High School, where was named team MVP as a junior and senior and led Montebello to its first league title in 30 years.