Author: Coach Brian Williams

10 Traits of Coaches’ Favorite Players

Posted with permission from PGCBasketball Do Coaches Play Favorites? Have you ever thought your coach or your child’s coach was playing favorites? In the coaching profession you often hear many complaints. In basketball, one complaint that particularly sticks out is…

Mike Dunlap Conversion Defense Drill

This closeout drill is from Loyala Marymount Men’s Coach Mike Dunlap. I like the idea of forcing the defense to react with a higher sense of urgency when converting by having the offense shoot quicker. However, you might not have…

Defending the 3 Techniques and Strategies

Clinic Video from: The Coach in the video is Boise Sate Men’s Assistant Coach Phil Beckner This video was filmed at the PGC/Glazier Spring 2016 Chicago Clinic. Coach Beckner has had stops at Weber State, Nebraska, and the Oklahoma City…

Master Practice Plan Outline

Submitted by by Coach John Kimble CoachJohnKimble.com Formerly of Crestview (FL) High School See him on Twitter @CoachJohnKimble Editor’s Note from Brian:  The purpose of this post is to give you some ideas on how to organize your practices in…

Greg Lansing 3-Line Closeout Drill

This closeout drill is from Indiana State Men’s Coach Greg Lansing. You can construct the drill to get reps for additional defensive skills like Coach Lansing has. I like the idea of having several different drills to offer a variety…