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Cal Head Coach Cuonzo Martin Mic’d up at Practice

Cal head coach Cuozno Martin wore a microphone for the first practice of the year last week.  It all starts with “Are you willing to make the decision to succeed?” Watch the rest to see how well Martin communicates with his team.     Video Courtesy Cal Athletics

HOT: HoopDirt.com Nike Gear has Arrived!

HoopDirt.com gear is finally here!! We are excited to have partnered with Lids Team Sports to host an online flash store featuring HoopDirt.com Nike gear. We are currently offering Nike Dri-FIT short sleeve shirts, Nike Dri-FIT long sleeve shirts, and Nike Team Gameday Polo shirts. Act fast – the store will only remain live until

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2015 John Groce Basketball Coaches Clinic – October 16-17, 2015

Registration is underway here for the annual John Groce Fighting Illini Basketball Coaches Clinic, scheduled for Oct. 16-17 at the Ubben Basketball Practice Facility on the University of Illinois campus. This year’s clinic features talks by head coach John Groce along with special guest speakers Seth Greenberg and Herb Sendek, and includes three Illini practices, a social

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SCOUTING SERVICE: ECS Services LLC

ECS Services LLC  provides detailed and usable information that gives individuals the feedback they need to further and improve their careers, and coaches plus basketball operations personnel the information they need to make sound, competitive and profitable decisions. About ECS Services, LLC ECS Services LLC has a staff with over twenty years of basketball evaluation

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HoopDirt.com Nike Gear is Here!!

HoopDirt.com gear is finally here!! We are excited to have partnered with Lids Team Sports to host an online flash store featuring HoopDirt.com Nike gear.  We are currently offering Nike Dri-FIT short sleeve shirts, Nike Dri-FIT long sleeve shirts, and Nike Team Gameday Polo shirts.  Act fast – the store will only remain live until

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Columbia’s Kyle Smith Mic’d Up

With the start of practice upon us, here is a pretty cool inside look into Columbia’s first day on the court.  Head coach Kyle Smith was mic’d up as he addressed his team before practice, and as they ran through drills.  I always like to see how other coaches run practice and communicate with their guys.  Good luck to

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Harvard Basketball Coaches Clinic

Tommy Amaker, The Thomas G. Stemberg ’71 Family Endowed Coach for Harvard Men’s Basketball, has announced that the ninth annual Harvard Basketball Coaches Clinic will be held Sunday, Oct. 25 at Lavietes Pavilion from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The clinic will begin with opening remarks from Coach Amaker. Those in attendance will then have

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THE FUTURE OF FUNDRAISING FOR BASKETBALL TEAMS

As we all know, fundraising is stressful. You need to make your program better, but you can’t get the money to buy the training tools necessary to build a successful program. The community is tired of buying cookie dough and pizza, and the government has passed laws banning the sale of candy in school. You’re

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