Coach Sam Allen, owner, founder and coach at Blue Collar Basketball, recently sat down to talk with the Upper Hand Sports Pod about his motivators as a coach and experience running a sports business. Since BCB’s inception in 2011, Sam has worked with players from a variety of levels including middle school, high school, college and professional. Prior to founding Blue Collar Basketball, Sam spent eight years coaching at the collegiate level. In addition to running BCB, he also works with highly acclaimed and world-renowned PGC (Point Guard College), where he directs “Essentials” and “Shooting College” courses. He graduated from Reinhardt University with a B.A in History and holds a Master’s Degree in Sports Administration from Georgia State University.