One of the best defensive coaches in basketball, Matt Woodley provides teaching points and video examples of basketball defense drills he uses to teach the…
One of the best defensive coaches in basketball, Matt Woodley provides teaching points and video examples of basketball defense drills he uses to teach the pack line basketball defense.
How do you get complete buy in?
Drake Men's Basketball Defensive Basketball Practice Drills
Thanks to Matt Woodley and the Drake men's basketball team for sharing these practice footage drills.
Must have a system:
Most games are lost, not won. Understand what gets your team beat:
Defensive Transition System Ideas:
Pick and Roll Defensive Coverage Options and Ideas:
Ice = "Blue”
Blitz = “Red”
Who is Matt Woodley?
Drake assistant men's basketball coach Matt Woodley boasts extensive and diverse experience at the professional, collegiate and high school levels. He has coached 21 future NBA players including Klay Thompson and Hassan Whiteside in addition to serving as the head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies D-League and an assistant for the franchise’s summer league teams.
Prior to Drake Woodley was a head coach for three years at Truman State. He has also been a highly respected assistant coach at Washington State University for head coach Tony Bennett, at Middle Tennessee State for head coach Kermit Davis, and at Pittsburgh for head coach Kevin Stallings.
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