I wore a microphone in one of our late practices this year.
Forgotten after the tremendous finish of the Wisconsin-Florida Sweet 16 game is the fact that Wisconsin controlled the first 16 minutes of the game. With 4:25 to go first half Wisconsin was up 7 and the game was being played at their pace. Then Nigel Hayes picked up a charging foul, his second foul of […]
With the clock running down and a 3-point lead against URI in the 2nd round, Oregon fouled on purpose with 11 seconds to play. Oregon had a foul to give, and one of the commentators said “Smart play.” That was only Oregon’s 6th foul, which meant URI would then take the ball out of bounds. […]
Brilliance from Chris Mack and Xavier late in the game last night. High/low action is very hard to guard because there’s no natural help side. The hard cuts they make force the defense to move quickly. Quick hitter also allows for a 2 for 1 situation as well. Tremendous late game execution. Fast-forward to 1:49 […]
I had a great conversation with Ben Sprague about leadership and team building on the Maine Show Podcast.
A few years ago when I was coaching at RIC we were playing a road game at Clark University. In a close game we had battled our way on top late in the 2nd half, and our defensive pressure was starting to bother Clark. With about 3 minutes to go we had a five point […]