Facts about how the NCAA really operates.
We are now allowed by the NCAA to play other D1 schools in “closed” scrimmages, and a lot of programs choose to do it (This year the NCAA allowed a 3rd exhibition game that could be played against a D1 opponent with the money going to charities for hurricane relief). I have no idea why […]
Championship teams, teams with winning cultures, they aren’t afraid of results. The championship teams I’ve coached never judged themselves on the results – but that is a lot easier to do when the results are usually in your favor. I recorded a podcast recently with John Grass, the head football coach at Jacksonville State, for […]
On senior day in 2004 when I was an assistant coach at Providence, we were locked in a tight battle with Seton Hall. Our starting point guard, Donnie McGrath, was in foul trouble and wasn’t playing that well, so we had our back-up, Kareem Hayletts, in the game at crunch time. Kareem was a walk-on […]