Referee’s Daughter

Neat perspective from the daughter of a long-time college basketball official.

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Tom Crean on Leadership

Tom Crean opens up about his approach to leadership in Forbes.

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Wagner – Inside The Locker Room

Pre game speech by @CoachBobWalsh ...the game is 3 minutes in. #together

— Maine Basketball (@BlackBearMBB) November 21, 2015 " title="Wagner – Inside The Locker Room">

Inside our locker room before Saturday’s game at Wagner.

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"It's better to have 1,000 enemies outside the tent than one inside the tent."

Arab Proverb

Brad Stevens – Growth Mindset

Paul Flannery on Brad Stevens and his growth mindset.

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Joe Moglia – Coastal Carolina

Tremendous look by Pete Thamel at the different approach taken by Coastal Carolina football coach and Chairman of the Board of TD Ameritrade Joe Moglia. “The most dangerous phrase in the english language is “We’ve always done it this way.”

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LIU-Loyola Buzzer Beater

An #SCTop10 finish! @LIUAthletics Joel Hernandez banks 3 for the W. Courtesy Campus Insiders/Patriot League Network.

— Northeast Conference (@NECsports) November 17, 2015 " title="LIU-Loyola Buzzer Beater">

LIU beat Loyola (MD) at the buzzer on Monday with a tremendous hit-ahead pass by Martin Hermannsson.  Watch as he starts to dribble up the floor and is cut off, it looks like he’s just going to shoot it from 3/4 court.  But instead he whips it ahead to his teammate Joel Hernandez who buries […]

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The Day Before The Game

What’s the best way to approach the day before you play?  I’ve never been a big believer in walk-throughs.  I don’t like slowing the pace down or lowering the level of intensity in practice.  I understand the idea that you want to save guys legs a little bit and make sure they are fresh for […]

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Communication Skills of the Best Leaders


Missed it by that much. Valpo survives

— Ray Curren (@currenrr) November 17, 2015 " title="URI-Valpo">

Bryce Drew is a tremendous coach.  His teams are always well prepared.  We got a close-up look at them last year in my first year at Maine.  He does a terrific job and has another great team this year. His quote after this game was “We were supposed to switch.”  Which I’m sure they were. […]

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