Category Archives: Basketball Coaching

Ben Howland Blueprint Basketball Clinic Notes

Ben Howland Blueprint Basketball Clinic Notes Ben Howland – Former UCLA, PITT, NAU “Simple Drills and Defensive Concepts” Simple Drills to Take Back to Practice 3 Basic Passing Drills Drill # 1 – Double Down and Close Out Drill | Ben Howland Blueprint Basketball Clinic Notes Defense and Passing Drill Offensive Rules o Ball cannotContinue Reading

2012 Tom Herrion KABC Clinic Notes

2012 Tom Herrion KABC Clinic Notes Tom Herrion – Head Men’s Basketball Coach Marshall University Changing Defenses | 2012 Tom Herrion KABC Clinic Notes “We are not going to let you play the way you practice.” Disrupt. We want to make you prepare for us. Full court presses |2012 Tom Herrion KABC Clinic Notes “Squeeze”Continue Reading

MEET THE PRESS: Escape Pressing Drills

MEET THE PRESS: Escape Pressing Drills

MEET THE PRESS: Escape Pressing Drills Are you looking for another competitive edge over your opponents? Are you looking to add more points to your scoring average? Are you looking for a way to add excitement to your games? If so, then: MEET THE PRESS: Escape Pressing Drills Throughout the years many coaches have utilizeContinue Reading

Stew Morrill Utah State Offense by Wes Kosel

Stew Morrill Utah State Offense by Wes Kosel

Stew Morrill Utah State Offense by Wes Kosel Here are two set plays from Coach Stew Morrill. Coach Morrill led the Utah State Aggies to 18 wins this season. Morrill came to Utah State after successful stints at Colorado State and Montana. Morrill got career win number 600 this season, and in his career hasContinue Reading

Richard Pitino Minnesota NIT Champion Motion Offense by Dana Beszczynski

Richard Pitino Minnesota NIT Champion Motion Offense by Dana Beszczynski

Richard Pitino Minnesota NIT Champion Motion Offense by Dana Beszczynski Richard Pitino took the University of Minnesota to the NIT Final where he was matched up against one of the true coaching legends of the game, SMU’s Larry Brown. Brown was looking to be the first coach to win an NBA, NCAA, and NIT Championship.Continue Reading

2012 Kevin Eastman KABC Clinic Notes

2012 Kevin Eastman KABC Clinic Notes Kevin Eastman – Assistant Coach Boston Celtics “Don’t be a know-it-all, be a learn-it-all.” Kevin Garnett is a “learn-it-all.” Why do we win? We are willing to defend and we are willing to come to games without any clutter. (Focused on basketball, nothing else) What time zone are youContinue Reading

Brad Underwood SFA Flare Set Play by Wes Kosel

Brad Underwood SFA Flare Set Play by Wes Kosel

Brad Underwood SFA Flare Set Play by Wes Kosel In just his first year at Stephen F. Austin, Coach Brad Underwood led the Lumberjacks to a Southland Conference tournament championship and a NCAA tournament win over Shaka Smart’s VCU Rams. The Lumberjacks won 33 games this season including 29 in a row from November toContinue Reading

2012 Matt Painter KABC Clinic Notes

2012 Matt Painter KABC Clinic Notes Matt Painter – Head Men’s Basketball Coach Purdue University Transition Defense – the first line of defense. | 2012 Matt Painter KABC Clinic Notes 1 man (point guard) never gets back…he always goes to the FT line/key area to look for long rebounds. 2 man gets back. After aContinue Reading

Basketball Shooting Drills by Mark Chapman

Basketball Shooting Drills by Mark Chapman

Basketball Shooting Drills by Mark Chapman Here are a couple of Basketball Shooting Drills that I took from some high school coaches in our area. They shared them at a conference and have used them successfully with their own teams. These coaches teach up-tempo quick shot types of offenses and they must be efficient inContinue Reading

2013 Sherri Coale KABC Clinic Notes plus Spencer Wood and Chris Briggs

2013 Sherri Coale KABC Clinic Notes plus Spencer Wood and Chris Briggs 3 Musts in Transition Defense | 2013 Sherri Coale KABC Clinic Notes 1. Nobody does nothing…everybody runs 2. Have to stop the ball – Sprint to center circle, steer the ball to a side 3. No layups *constant communication *It’s not what youContinue Reading