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defensive trends in basketball

The “Next” Defensive Trends in Basketball by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | April 27, 2020

The “Next” Defensive Trends in Basketball is on the mind of most basketball coaches. There are a variety of ways teams are guarding the pick and roll: -Teams with more traditional bigs tend to utilize the “Drop” or “Catch” coverage. This coverage is designed to keep the defensive big between ball and rim while sinking […]


Basketball Team Shooting Drills For Coaches & Players

By Coach Peterman | April 25, 2020

Do you want to improve the basketball shooting? Or do you want to know shooting drills for basketball coaches? It is in the right place. There are a wide variety of basketball drills that can help you improve your throwing technique. With these exercises, you can make positive progress, and your scores will increase. Basketball […]

Fun Basketball Drills

Fun Basketball Exercises That Improve Court Skills

By Coach Peterman | April 16, 2020

There are Fun Basketball Drills that many coaches can use to motivate their students. Beyond starting warming, there is always a way to motivate students to achieve excellence. Everyone must understand that basketball is a team sport and it should work that way. The ideal of the basketball game is that you can score points […]

belmont backdoor play

Belmont backdoor play by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | April 12, 2020

Belmont Backdoor Play 9.5 seconds. Murray State 75. Belmont 74. Belmont ball. Ohio Valley Championship and a trip to the NCAA Tournament on the line. What are the Bruins going to draw up coming out of the timeout? Murray State had just hit two free throws to take a one-point lead with about ten seconds […]


Pace of Play by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | April 1, 2020

Playing fast is fun. Playing fast is entertaining. Playing fast is great for recruiting. Saying you are going to play a fast pace is a great sound bite at press conferences. But does playing fast translate to winning? Here’s a quick look at some numbers (per In 2020 (out of 353 teams)… Fast Pace: […]

Luke Yaklich

Luke Yaklich: Building & Sustaining a Defensive Culture (Notes by Chris Filios)

By Coach Peterman | March 27, 2020

A talk by Luke Yaklich Associate Head Coach, University of Texas OFFICIAL: Yaklich named Head Basketball Coach at UIC Click this link to buy this video course Click here to download the basketball clinic notes   General coaching thoughts by Luke Yaklich:   Building & Sustaining a Defensive Culture Begin with the end in mind. Where […]

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