Program Blueprint

10 Areas for Player Self Evaluation

—Excerpted from the book, “Running the Show” by Dick DeVenzio Posted with permission from PGCBasketball You can read ways 1-10 at this link: Part 1: 10 Areas for Honest Self Evaluation Stemming from the need for a standard of personal excellence, I…

Organizing Your Program

    and     Athletic directors have so much to do. Need a little help organizing your program? TeamSnap has your back. Here are the top five reasons you’ll want to give us a try. 1. Your Athletic Program Needs to Centralize Communication…

Q & A with BJ Johnson of USA Basketball

Hudl got a chance to speak with BJ Johnson this summer in Houston as he helped prepare the USA Basketball U18 team for the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Chile. A former Villanova guard, Johnson has served with USA Basketball…

Characteristics of a Coach of Excellence

These defensive concepts from 3 highly successful college basketball coaches were posted on Bob Starkey’s Basketball Coaching Blog, hoopthoughts.blogspot.com. Editors’ note from Brian: Even though these concepts came from a very successful NFL executive, most of the thoughts can be…

Bill Walsh on Teaching and Player Development

These notes on Bill Walsh’s Philosophy are from Bob Starkey’s Basketball Coaching Blog, hoopthoughts.blogspot.com. Coach Starkey said, “The following comes from one of the absolute best coaching books I’ve every read, Finding the Winning Edge by Bill Walsh. I agree…

I Just Don’t Read

This article was written and contributed by Scott Rosberg Today’s post comes from a comment I have heard various coaches make through the years – “I just don’t read.” As an English teacher for 18 years, reading was obviously a…