Forbes: More With Less

Our program at RIC was featured in an article last March on how to do more with less. http://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonbelzer/2014/03/18/how-college-athletics-teaches-us-to-win-with-less/

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The Positive

Maintaining a positive environment in your gym every day when you are constantly coaching, correcting, instructing, and disciplining can be a great challenge.  For the most part we approach thinking about the things we need to get better at, not to accentuate the things we already do really well.  So it’s natural for the focus to […]

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Maine 67 Binghamton 64 – Post Game

Post game press conference after our win vs. Binghamton. http://www.goblackbears.com/sports/m-baskbl/2014-15/releases/20150207euqnwj

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Recruiting at UMaine

The latest look inside our program from Courtside Pass gets into our recruiting approach and philosophy. http://www.goblackbears.com/sports/m-baskbl/2014-15/videos/20150206-ks0hzcvy

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The Middle of the Zone

The best way to attack a zone defense is to get the ball inside the zone, into the middle.  But the real key is who you get the ball to in the middle of the zone.  Many teams run zone offenses where their two big guys cut and dive through the middle of the zone. […]

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Rick Carlisle

“Rick Carlisle doesn’t worry about being friends with the players.  If they don’t do what he wants them to do, they don’t play.” – Rival scout

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Lao Tzu

“I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize. The first is gentleness; the second is frugality; the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others. Be gentle and you can be bold; be frugal and you can be liberal; avoid putting yourself before others and you can become a […]

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Staying Put

Pretty compelling argument from Troy Record columnist Steve Amedio on why a school like Siena should not make the jump to a higher level. http://www.troyrecord.com/sports/20150117/steve-amedios-on-the-record-siena-should-just-stay-put

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The Miracle at the Meadowlands

Did you know that the offensive coordinator of the New York Giants who had Joe Pisarcik hand the ball off – which led to a fumble and the Miracle at the Meadowlands – got fired the next day and never coached again? Sometimes you have to remind yourself these are real people making these decisions. […]

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