Author Archive for Coach Brian Williams

2 on 1 Chaser Conversion Drill

The Coach in this video clip is Grey Giovanine, Augustana College Head Men’s Coach and 2015 Basketball Times National Coach of the Year. In his scheme to defend a 2 on 1, the first defender sprints ahead of the basketball…

Brad Underwood OK State Man to Man Plays

Today’s post contains two man to man plays from first year Oklahoma State Coach Brad Underwood, formerly at Stephen F. Austin. Adjust these sets to fit your players and philosophy and/or take bits and pieces to combine with what you…

Growing Leaders in Your Basketball Program

The following videos on “Growing Leaders in Your Basketball Program” and “How to Develop Leaders in Your Program” are from PGC Basketball Director of Player Development Tyler Coston. The video is one of several hundred available as resources for improvement…

Finishing Through Contact

Some teaching points from Drew Hanlen, Founder of Pure Sweat Basketball on the Veer Finish to work with your players on being strong and finishing through contact. My belief is that players need to focus on putting the basketball in…

4 Team Shooting Drill

This shooting drill was contributed by Coach Fabian McKenzie to the FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library. You can also find out more about FastModel Play Diagramming software by clicking this link: FastDraw Coach McKenzie has been a head…

Coaching the iY Generation of Basketball Players

Clinic Video from: This video was filmed at a PGC/Glazier Basketball Clinic. The Coach in the video is Washington Women’s Head Coach Mike Neighbors. This video was filmed at the PGC/Glazier Spring 2016 Chicago Clinic. Coach Neighbors led the Huskies…

After Time Out Zone Quick Hitters

Today’s post contains two quick hitting plays that you can set up during a time out or to start a quarter or half when you are facing a 2-3 zone defense. Adjust these sets to fit your players and philosophy…

Gonzaga Trapping Drill

You have probably seen this or a similar drill before, but I like the idea of setting the 40 second time limit and the defense having to tip turn the offense over 4 times with 4 basketballs in that time…

Gregg Popovich Coaching Notes

These are a few of my takeaways from my latest reading on Texas A & M women’s assistant Bob Starkey’s HoopThoughts. If it is not on your regular reading list, I recommend to add it. There are great articles on…

1 on 1 to 3 on 3 Basketball Drill

This post was adapted from a post made in the Fast Model Drills and Plays Library by John Leonzo, Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach at Cedarville University. You can see the orignial post at this link: Blind 1 on 1.. You…