James Borrego Biography

(Head Coach, Assistant Coach, Video Coordinator, Basketball Player)

James Borrego is a Head coach of the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association. He is married and a father of three.

Relationship Facts of James Borrego

  • James Borrego is married to Megan Borrego.
  • He is father of Three(a daughter Grace and two sons Zachary and Nicholas).
  • James Borrego is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of James Borrego?

James Borrego is a married man.

He is married to Megan Borrego. James and his wife have a daughter named Grace and two sons Zachary and Nicholas and they live happily together.

Who is James Borrego?

James Borrego is a basketball coach from Albuquerque, New Mexico. He coached famous teams like San Antonio Spurs, San Diego Toreros, New Orleans Hornet, and Orlando Magic.

He recently joined as the head coach of Charlotte Hornets.

James Borrego: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

James Borrego was born on November 12, 1977, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is the son of James Borrego and Lydia Borrego. His father passed away when he was still a kid. He has a sister called Jessica.

Lydia often worked three or more jobs to meet the need of her small family. James loved sports from his early childhood. His sports coach was his main inspiration and often helped to make up for his dad’s absence.


He studied at Albuquerque Academy then attended the University of  San Diego and graduated in English.

He received a master’s degree in leadership from the same university. In his senior years at the University of San Diego, he played for the college team San Diego Toreros.

James Borrego: Early Profession, Career

James Borrego began as an assistant coach for the San Diego Toreros during his senior years at the University of San Diego. He joined the San Antonio Spurs in 2003 and served as video coordinator and assistant coach for seven seasons.

In 2010, he was appointed as the head coach for New Orleans Hornets. James joined the Orlando (Magic 2015) and the Spurs (2015). He recently signed a four-year contract with Charlotte Hornets on May 10, 2018.

James was fired by the Hornets on April 22, 2022.

Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Though James has not won any awards to date we can consider his successful coaching career in basketball history as his achievements. To be the head coach of the NBA team itself is an achievement only few can attain.

James Borrego: Salary, Net Worth

The yearly income of this coach on average can be summed up to two million dollars. His net worth is unknown and will be updated soon.

Rumors, Controversy

He is not engaged in any rumors or controversy to date.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

James has black hair and his eyes too are black.

Description of his body measurements like height, weight, etc is unknown.

Social Media Profile

He is not active on any social media including Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.


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What nationality is James Borrego?

  • He was born in the US.

How tall is Borrego?

  • His body length is 1.96 m.