Great scramble defense drill from Michigan State coach Tom Izzo. The drill forces players to communicate, read the offense and above all hustle like crazy. Originally posted 2016-02-11 08:34:16.
Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery teaches the subtleties of his 1-2-2 three quarter zone press. Originally posted 2016-01-26 09:03:56.
“Waco” is a “call” out of a 2-3 zone. Essentially the objective is to catch the other team sleeping and jump the ball at half court while taking away all […]
Today we’ll end our Defensive Fundamentals and Teaching Points series with the 7th article-on transition defense-arguably the cornerstone to a solid defensive program. We’ve previously spent considerable time discussing half […]
Players line up like the image on the left. 5 passes to 6 then sprints at 2 to close out 6 passes to 1 then sprints at 3 to close […]
Earlier this summer in our article on Player Efficiency Rating (PER), we mentioned that it was pretty much accepted that arriving at an accurate defensive PER was problematic because of […]