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February 23, 2017 - NCAA Basketball: Marshall Thundering Herd guard Jon Elmore (33) dribbles around Old Dominion Monarchs guard Ahmad Caver (4) and Old Dominion Monarchs forward Trey Porter (15) during the Marshall Thundering Herd vs Old Dominion Monarchs game at Ted Constant Center in Norfolk, VA. Old Dominion beat Marshall 86-65. Jen Hadsell/CSM(Credit Image: © Jen Hadsell/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

Marshall Drag Screen Concepts

Marshall Drag Screen Concepts

The Marshall Thundering Herd have spaced and shot their way into the NCAA Tournament powered by the Drag Screen concepts of Coach Dan D’antoni. One of the hotspots for college basketball analytics is Huntington, West Virginia home of the Marshall University Thundering Herd (24-10, #13 Seed, East Regional). Coach Dan D’antoni has overseen a turnaround

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Early Offense – Pitches And Flips

Transition Offense + False Motion: Two Early Offense staples from the Fred Hoiberg Pitch Series. To play seamless basketball, flowing from transition offense to halfcourt offense without pause is the first step. A quick pitch ahead may net an early advantage that the offense can exploit for an easy basket. When there is defensive balance

March 31, 2016 - March 31, 2016 - 31.03.2016, xblx, Basketball FIBA Europe Cup, Fraport Skyliners - Maccabi Rand Media Rishon, emspor, v.l. Avi Ben Chimol (Maccabi Rishon Le Zion), Philip Scrubb (Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt)....31 03 2016 xblx Basketball FIBA Europe Cup Fraport Skyliners Maccabi Edge Media Rishon emspor v l Avi Ben Chimol Maccabi Rishon Le Zion Philip SCRUBB Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt (Credit Image: � Imago via ZUMA Press)

Ball Screen Concepts – Arrive Alone

Ball Screen Concepts: Six ways to get the screener to “arrive alone” when setting ball screens.  Nothing ruins a party like an uninvited guest. When setting ball screens the screener’s defender can sometimes be just that – an annoying tag-a-long that ruins things for the ball handler. The ball screen can potentially give the dribble an

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Dr. Dish Full Court Shooting

In case you haven’t heard, FastModel Sports has recently partnered with Dr. Dish, creators of the fastest growing and most advanced basketball shooting machine in the world. Using Dr. Dish to throw outlet passes and rebound transition 3s, these drills maximize quality repetitions within a limited practice time. Here are two Full Court Shooting Drills you can


Top 10 Plays of 2015 – pt 2

(See FastModel Sports’ Top 10 Plays of 2015 pt 1 (6-10) here: http://team.fastmodelsports.com/2016/01/01/top-10-plays-of-2015-pt-1/) A consistent theme as we released our #FastDrawTop100 this year was Zone Offense. Coaches are seeing more and more zone at every level and are looking for new ways to attack any zone they might see. 7 of our top 10 plays