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Zone Offense
with Tom Davis,
former Head Coach,
University of Iowa

This video details Coach Davis' zone offense and shows you player demonstrations, drills, chalkboard diagrams and game situations. Coach Davis' approach makes his zone offense easy for you and your players to understand. His zone offense is used by hundreds of teams at all levels: colleges, high schools and junior high schools. Its great advantages are its simplicity and it can be used against all zone defenses. Also, this zone offense allows you to use players with limited abilities and places your players in a strong rebounding position.
1986. 50 minutes. ISBN 0-932741-23-1.

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John Beilein's Shooting Drills & Player Development

with John Beilein,
Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA) Head Coach;
former University of Michigan Head Coach;
2019 Coach Wooden "Keys to Life" Award;
2018 CBS Sports National Coach of the Year;
2018 NCAA Men's Basketball National Championship Runner-up;
2014 Big Ten Coach of the Year;
2x Final Four appearances (2013, 2018);2x Big Ten Regular Season Champions (2012, 2014);
2x Big Ten Tournament Champions (2017, 2018);
1998 CAA Coach of the Year (University of Richmond);
1994 MAAC Coach of the Year (Canisius College; is to be inducted into the Canisius College Hall of Fame in September 2019)

Five years ago, University of Michigan's then head coach John Beilein, granted Championship Productions unprecedented access to film a series of 'All Access' practices on Beilein's offensive and defensive practice sessions, and also, his renowned shooting methods sessions; only with the promise that the footage wouldn't be released until Beilein's retirement from coaching college basketball.
After being named the head coach of the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers in Spring 2019, Coach Beilein has agreed to finally release this practice footage to the public! Now you can learn the coaching strategies used by one of the most successful college basketball coaches in the nation over the past 30 years.

Regarded as one of the best tactical coaches in the game, John Beilein has developed some of the best shooters in college basketball. In this video, he unveils his shooting secrets and the system he has used to take good shooters and turn them into prolific scoring threats from the outside.

Perfecting Shooting Form

Starting with a shooter's feet and hands, Coach Beilein shows the technique that he's taught his players over the years. He demonstrates two different shooting steps, Pogo Stick and Split Step, that your players can use to develop balance within their footwork. He shows players how to 'Read the Map' with their hands as they catch and square up to the rim, working the hand, wrist, and follow through for a perfect upper body motion.

Shooting Drills & Skill Work

Understanding basic footwork and upper body work is crucial for athletes as they are put through Beilein's shooting drills and skill development series. With each drill and skill set, your players will be challenged to meet a certain amount of shots to develop their shooting consistency. From simple form shooting to shooting on the move at different spots around the rim and perimeter, players will prove their shooting skill as defenders run at and pressure their shots. Coach Beilein does a great job demonstrating how every drill can be done at a game speed within a game situation.

Coach Beilein develops his athletes into complete, all-around players with additional skill-oriented drills. He uses a system of numbers that each position player must meet to be considered a master at their position. With each numbering system, players push themselves to become a better ball handler, proving that by putting in hard work you can achieve and play at a high level.

Coach Beilein is an excellent teacher and tactical coach who has developed some of the best shooters at the collegiate level in recent memory. With his shooting and skill development series, your players will build confidence in their shot and create consistency within their game.

52 minutes. 2019.

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All Access Offensive Practice with John Beilein

with John Beilein,
Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA) Head Coach;
former University of Michigan Head Coach;
2019 Coach Wooden "Keys to Life" Award;
2018 CBS Sports National Coach of the Year;
2018 NCAA Men's Basketball National Championship Runner-up;
2014 Big Ten Coach of the Year;
2x Final Four appearances (2013, 2018);2x Big Ten Regular Season Champions (2012, 2014);
2x Big Ten Tournament Champions (2017, 2018);
1998 CAA Coach of the Year (University of Richmond);
1994 MAAC Coach of the Year (Canisius College; is to be inducted into the Canisius College Hall of Fame in September 2019)

Five years ago, University of Michigan's then head coach John Beilein, granted Championship Productions unprecedented access to film a series of 'All Access' practices on Beilein's offensive and defensive practice sessions, and also, his renowned shooting methods sessions; only with the promise that the footage wouldn't be released until Beilein's retirement from coaching college basketball.
After being named the head coach of the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers in Spring 2019, Coach Beilein has agreed to finally release this practice footage to the public! Now you can learn the coaching strategies used by one of the most successful college basketball coaches in the nation over the past 30 years.

The offense that John Beilein ran at the University of Michigan for over a decade was often imitated, but never replicated. Now, you'll get the chance to see some of the ways that Coach Beilein put together teams that often ranked as some of the most efficient in the country on the offensive side of the ball.

This All Access video is your chance to learn Beilein's press break, shooting drills, and situational coaching strategies such as late-clock and out of bounds plays. Taken from an early-season practice session in which the Wolverines were preparing for an upcoming trip to Europe, this video includes important team concepts that consistently made Coach Beilein's squads successful.

Shooting, Transition & Post Play

Known far and wide for turning under-performing shooters into long-range snipers, Beilein showcases some of the shooting drills that he has players use daily. Among the most important aspects in these drills are form and footwork, in addition to the secondary benefits of improving passing and rebounding skills. Next, you'll see the Wolverines work on a transition drill in which players run through a weave and end using a jump stop.

The ability to score the ball in the post consistently can turn a good offense into a great one. Coach Beilein details drills that will assist your post players with scoring while on the move. Whether it's a ball screen or pass and cut action, post players must learn footwork and body placement in order to increase their scoring percentage. Catching and finishing high while rolling to the rim on a ball screen are emphasized.

Press Breaker

You'll get the opportunity to see how Beilein wants his team to break a press. His aggressive approach aims to attack the press and create layups before the defense can recover and get set in the half court. Maintaining spacing and making sharp cuts are the keys to carving up a normally effective press.

Special Situations

Coach Beilein breaks down how to help your players learn to organize into a final ball screen in late shot clock situations or when the game itself is coming down to the wire. When a possession has broken down and the clock is running out, your team will need an effective action to rely on for one last organized scoring attempt.

Finally, you will watch as Beilein introduces three out of bounds plays to be used against man-to-man defenses. All three sets are out of the same alignment, making it more difficult for your opponent to read what's going to happen. You'll also get a simple, yet effective baseline out of bounds play against a 2-3 zone.

If you've ever wanted to learn coaching tips for the offensive side of

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Using Pressure Defense to Get a Winning Edge

with Ed Cooley,
Providence College Head Coach;
2014 Big East Tournament Champions;
2011 MAAC Coach of the Year;
2010 Ben Jobe National Coach of the Year

With over 20 years of coaching experience, Ed Cooley has had plenty of time to absorb all of the concepts he deems as the best to build a complete pressure defense. In this video, he passes along some of the best drills and techniques he's amassed so you can improve your team's effectiveness while playing man-to-man D.

Foundation

The best defensive teams aren't built on schemes, but rather on players that are willing to sacrifice their bodies and work hard.

Coach Cooley begins by explaining the importance of proper positioning and defensive slides, which are often the difference between stopping a defender and getting beat. He shows different warm-up defensive drills that cover defensive slides, recovering, and getting back in front of the basketball. These drills not only instill instincts in your athletes, but also get competitive and require players to utilize great discipline on defense.

Fly Drill

Rotations and communication on defense are taught in Cooley's Fly drill. The Fly drill is a variation of the shell drill, but has the defense at a disadvantage. Your players will work on multiple skills at once, including closeouts, communication, rotation, gap concepts, and pressuring the basketball. Progressions can be used by adding box outs and dribble penetration.

Competition

Coach Cooley's drills build a competitive environment and can set your program apart from others. Loose balls, rebounds, passing lanes, ball pressure, and rotations are based on effort. By building a competitive environment, your team's effort, encouragement, and energy will get better. Cooley instills a tenaciously competitive mindset, which is evident in the drills shown in this video.

If you're seeking some good drills to build better defenders, then this presentation from Coach Cooley will help you foster a competitive environment that ensures your pressure defense excels!

74 minutes. 2019.

DVD
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Ball Screen Continuity Tools for Success

with Kelly Graves,
University of Oregon Women's Head Coach;
2019 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament Final Four;
2018 Pac-12 Regular Season & Tournament Champions;
2017 & 2018 NCAA Women's Basketball Elite Eight;
former Gonzaga University Women's Head Coach;
8x West Coast Conference Coach of the Year;
10x WCC Regular Season Champs, 7x WCC Tournament Champs;
USA Women's Basketball U19 Team - Assistant Coach; 2013 FIBA World Champions (Gold medal)

The turnaround at the University of Oregon's women's basketball program has been swift under the direction of coach Kelly Graves. Thanks to an efficient ball screen continuity offense, Coach Graves' teams have achieved a championship pedigree and are one of the emerging forces in women's college basketball.

In this on-court presentation, Coach Graves shows many of the drills and philosophies that have helped fuel his offense.

Peer Pressure Drills

Graves uses peer pressure drills to develop his team's passing and catching skills. These drills emphasize passing and catching to reduce turnovers and improve his players' ball handling. The reason these are considered "peer pressure" drills is because the team must make a consecutive number of lay-ups before being able to move on to the next drill. In total, you'll get three peer pressure drills, including:

  • Scramble - Requires players to pass, catch, cut hard and finish with a lay-up.
  • Three Lane Rush - Incorporates making outlet passes and finishing.
  • 11 Second, 5 Player Weave - Adds a pressure element of scoring within 11 seconds.

Shooting

In 2019, Coach Graves' team at Oregon (who went all the way to the Final Four) led the nation in true shooting percentage. Recently, he has developed a four-pronged approach to developing a good shooting team. The four aspects of his team's shooting ability are: recruiting players who can shoot, shooting often in practice sessions, executing the offense, and knowing who should be taking shots.

To determine who can shoot, Coach Graves runs "Red Light, Green Light" every week. This five-minute drill requires a shooter to make two 3-point shots in a row from one of seven spots before moving to the next spot. The number of spots completed successfully are counted at the end to determine whether or not a shooter can have the green light to shoot from 3-point range in games.

Pick & Roll Continuity Offense

In this section of his presentation, Coach Graves touches on the concepts that make his ball screen continuity so deadly. In order to play to the strengths of players and away from their weaknesses, Graves presents options to limit which players receive ball screens in his offense. You'll also get a couple of Graves' favorite actions, including his "Wash Action" and "Mixer Action."

If you've paid attention to women's college basketball over the past few seasons, you've undoubtedly noticed Oregon's rise to prominence under the leadership of Coach Graves. This video gives you a peek inside the method he uses to ensure his team experiences great success on offense.

71 minutes. 2019.

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