featuring Mike Krzyzewski, Duke University Head Coach; 2015 NCAA Champions;
distinguished member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 2001;
5x NCAA Champions, over 1,000 wins most wins by an NCAA college coach; USA Basketball Head Coach, 2014 Gold Medal FIBA World Basketball Cup, 5 gold medals in international competition
In this indepth look into the Dukes Mens Basketball program, Coach Mike Krzyzewski and staff take you through a day in the life of a Blue Devil.
In the first segment of this series, Associate Head Coaches Chris Collins and Steve Wojciechowski break down the perimeter and big guys with individual skill work focusing on fundamentals and principles of Duke Basketball.
Coach K takes the court and discusses early season goals and how his practice is designed. Throughout the practice, Krzyzewski explains how he chooses drills and how they translate into accomplishing team goals. After the practice, the Associate Head Coaches hold a Q&A session. Listen in as they discuss their ballscreen defense, zone offense, scouting philosophy and more!
Coach Wojciechowski begins the workouts warmingup the post players with defensive fundamental drills. After the warmups they jump straight into physical drills to defend the post, counter baseline drives, and finishing off possessions with rebounding.
On the offensive side of the ball they work on finishing at the rim, playing off penetration, and ballscreen situations that replicate gamesituations.
Coach Collins takes the perimeter players onto the court warming them up with ballhandling and fundamental passing drills. After the warmup they work in the fullcourt on developing good ball pressure and ballhandling ability. On offense, they work on spacing, surveying the court, and attacking the basket. Within all of their drills they stay true to their principles and work on the situations that they will see in live situations.
Coach K begins practice working on fundamentals requiring constant communication. See how they build from 3on0 and 5on0 weaves into both 2on1 and 3on2 situations. Watch the Blue Devils transition from 5on0 down the court and come back into their halfcourt offense against a set mantoman defense.
Moving on to the defensive side of the ball, they begin working on 5on4 close outs and also 5on5 change. Coach K builds his defensive pressure by demonstrating his fullcourt and threequarter court presses and traps 41, 42, 32 and 31 White to pickup the tempo.
Coach K then demonstrates the different offensive sets they use to overload the court against the 23, 32, and 122 zones. These sets provide reads for the players to have multiple options for layups and wideopen three point shots.
Collins and Wojciechowski run the session to answer any question about Dukes philosophy and what was demonstrated in both the practice and workouts. They answer questions regarding their ballscreen defense and how they attack both middlescreen & rolls and sidescreen & rolls. Collins details Dukes defensive numbering system including the presses and traps that were covered in the practice. Both Collins and Wojciechowski break down baseline and sideline out of bounds plays giving you thirteen quick hitters from special situations.
Order today and watch as Duke Blue Devils prepare for the 201011 season looking to repeat as NCAA National Champions!
419 Minutes 4 DVDs. 2011.
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