Standing between Florida State assistant coaches Charlton Young and Dennis Gates, head coach Leonard Hamilton points in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Winthrop in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. Florida State won 87-76.
Standing between Florida State assistant coaches Charlton Young and Dennis Gates, head coach Leonard Hamilton points in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Winthrop in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. Florida State won 87-76. Phil Sears AP
Standing between Florida State assistant coaches Charlton Young and Dennis Gates, head coach Leonard Hamilton points in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Winthrop in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. Florida State won 87-76. Phil Sears AP

Sports reporter Jason has covered high school, college and pro sports since joining the Bradenton Herald in 2010. He’s won Florida Press Club awards for sports feature and column writing. He currently writes college and pro sports stories for the McClatchy East Region real-time team.