with Ray Giacoletti,
former Drake University Head Coach;
former Assistant Coach at Gonzaga; former University of Utah Head Coach,
2005 Mountain West Coach of the Year, 2005 MWC Champions, finalist for the Naismith Coach of the Year Award
A team that can shoot from anywhere on the floor will greatly improve your ability to build a successful offensive system.
Former Gonzaga assistant and now Drake University head coach, Ray Giacoletti, introduces over 20 drill packages you can use to improve all things related to shooting precision. Youll learn valuable drills that refine shooting form and build muscle memory key aspects for improving accuracy.
In all, youll get over 20 drills that focus on shooting off the dribble, off of ballscreens, off of flarescreens, off of pindown screens, while in transition, spotup shooting and more. Youll also learn how to design drills to accelerate player improvement by making the drills competitive and measurable.
Beginning with the end in mind, Coach Giacoletti sets his players up to earn their right to shoot from beyond the 3point line. The 3point license is the measuring stick used by Coach Giacoletti to select which players can shoot from long distance in a game. This drill has players performing at game speed to make shots off the pass, dribble and stagger screens. By developing a 3point license, you will be able to push your players to become consistent scoring threats from beyond the arc.
Individual Shooting Drills
Repetition is the key to building muscle memory and long distance accuracy. Youll learn how to maximize reps and get the most out of your players with seven competitive drills that are time and goaloriented.
Improve your teams conditioning with shooting drills such as Reggie Miller Transition and the Raider Drill, which challenges players to battle fatigue while maintaining their shooting accuracy. Make your players multidimensional scorers with a midrange game in the Fremont Drill, where players learn how to attack out of the triple threat and score off the dribble with pullup jump shots. Three additional shooting games will motivate your players to improve their accuracy as they focus on maintaining shooting streaks to win.
Team Shooting Drills
The best team shooting drills are fastpaced and get everyone involved. Coach Giacoletti and staff use this approach to reduce the amount of time players spend standing around in practice.
Offensive Breakdown Drills
Coach Giacoletti demonstrates three drills that emphasize different aspects of his half court motion series and transition offense. The Five on Zero Transition provides eight options for getting early baskets with your primary fast break, and also shows how you can flow into a motion offense from transition. In the Motion Passing Drill, posts and guards work on reading the defense and finding the open man coming off different screening