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Twitter techniques of a student athlete

Posted: 5:16 PM, Nov 01, 2017
Updated: 2017-11-01 20:16:29-04
Twitter techniques of a student athlete

For San Diego State men’s basketball junior guard Jeremy Hemsley, Twitter is more than just a way to pass the time.

With 10.5 thousand followers and official Twitter verification, @Germ uses the social media platform to build a professional brand and shape a platform for his voice.

He said he has been consciously doing since high school.

“I remember when I first got a thousand followers I was really hyped about it,” Hemsley said. “But I guess as your name gets bigger in basketball, the more your name is out there on social media, so I just try to use that to my advantage to make sure people are seeing my face or seeing the things that I’m saying.”

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