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Under Armour 30 – Under – 30 Team Recognition

Last week I received probably the greatest honor of my career thus far, being named to the Under Armour 30 – Under – 30 Team presented by the NABC. WESLEYAN … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Year Two at Wesleyan in the books

Long time, no post. My apologies. These past eight months have been an absolute whirlwind. To sum it up very quickly – year two at Wesleyan is complete. Which is … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Presser: Rutgers head coach Steve Pikiell

It’s hard to believe it has been a full three years now that I’ve been coaching Division III basketball (first at Bard College and now Wesleyan University), but it was … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Presser: University of Vermont head coach John Becker

Just over a year ago as I got on a plane headed to Indianapolis for the Final Four, I was lucky enough to be seated next to John Becker, the … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Wrapping Up the Wesleyan Cardinals’ 2015-16 Season

One season is in the books now at Wesleyan and though we played our last game over a month ago, I wanted to take an appropriate amount of time to … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bo Ryan, Phil Martelli and more Final Four Coaching Lessons

If I learned one thing from this year’s Final Four, it was that I should have stayed for Monday night’s championship game. Each of the past two years that I … Continue reading

April 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Tyler Ulis and Juan’ya Green: Ball Screen Reads (Video)

  Boiled down to its simplest form, a ball screen is an easy way to create an advantage on offense.¬†An even five on five matchup changes when the ball handler … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Georgia State Sets & Actions for RJ Hunter

SET DIAGRAMS This time of March is spectacular and although there are no mid-majors still dancing, upset fever is still in the air (thanks Syracuse!). There certainly will be a … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Play of the Day: Hofstra Horns Flipback

As a graduate of Hofstra University and former grad assistant for the men’s basketball team, it has been terrific to see the resurgence of the program. The story of the … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · 1 Comment

Play of the Day: Wyoming Flare to Screen Behind

One habit that I picked up during my time working under Adam Turner at Bard, was trying to watch as many late game situations as possible. Whenever we had a … Continue reading

March 4, 2016 · Leave a comment