Steve Schmidt's Practice Drills 2-Pack

Steve Schmidt's Practice Drills 2-Pack
Steve Schmidt's Practice Drills 2-Pack
Item# BD-04276
$69.99
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Product Description

  • Discover 11 daily defensive practice drills that you can incorporate into any practice session
  • Learn 13 skill development drills that incorporate ball handling, shooting, passing and footwork and that have produced 16 All-Americans and four National Players of the Year
with Steve Schmidt, Mott Community College Head Coach;
4x NJCAA National Champions (with eight Final Four appearances); Over 675 career wins - the winningest active coach at the NJCAA level (.822 percentage); has developed 16 All Americans and 4 National players of the year; Distinguished member of the NJCAA Coaches Association Hall of Fame (2010)

Make defense the staple of your program by developing an intense and disruptive mindset within your players.

Legendary Junior College Coach Steve Schmidt is a Hall of Fame coach with four NJCAA National Championships. The common denominator throughout all of his success has been his defensive philosophy. Schmidt knows what works when it comes to team defense. In this video you will discover his proven system for teaching defense that is fundamental and fun.

Coach Schmidt starts at the foundation of any defense and demonstrates three variations of the 1-on-1 Zig-Zag Drill. Each zig-zag combination will teaches you how to disrupt the offense and create a mentality of being prepared to guard anyone on the floor.

As you watch Schmidt's on-court demonstrators in a 1-on-1 and 2-on-2 setting, you will see how he teaches his players to avoid moving their heads on defense as they guard, how to properly defend backdoor cuts, how to hedge a screen, be in help position, and be in denial position creating havoc with your opponent's offensive sets.

Coach Schmidt uses the Shell Drill to teach defensive positioning in the half court setting. Once your players have mastered the half court shell drill, Schmidt takes your through their full court pressing situation where your players can incorporate their 1-on-1 techniques that lead into a half court man to man situations.

Create defensive toughness at each position by running contact drills that also serve as conditioning drills. Schmidt introduces competitive drills that will increase enthusiasm and simulate game-like energy levels. To make the drills more game-like, Schmidt shows you how to uniquely award points to the teams who execute the skills properly.

Maintaining defensive intensity has been the key to Schmidt's success. Now, Coach Schmidt shows you how to teach it, how to drill it, and how to get your team to buy in to it.

53 minutes. 2013.


with Steve Schmidt, Mott Community College Head Coach;
4x NJCAA National Champions (with eight Final Four appearances); Over 675 career wins - the winningest active coach at the NJCAA level (.822 percentage); has developed 16 All Americans and 4 National players of the year; Distinguished member of the NJCAA Coaches Association Hall of Fame (2010)

Legendary Junior College coach Steve Schmidt takes you inside a skill development session that has produced 16 All Americans and four National Players of the Year. Inside this session Coach Schmidt takes your through 13 different drills that will help your players develop better ball handling, shooting, passing, and footwork drills.

Schmidt uses on-court demonstrations to take you through a ball handling routine that will effectively develop all your players into solid, confident ball handlers. This series incorporates both full court and half court drills to build your players' weak hands and develop dribble moves that can teach them the ball handling skills they need to run your offense.

The ball handling drills lead into passing drills. With Schmidt's 3-Man Passing Drills, you can emphasize passing and catching on the move while working on weak hand development and hand eye coordination. Being able to pass and catch in control is going to influence the next move a player makes. As you learn about each drill, Schmidt will detail all the little coaching tips that have made him so successful at a very high level.

Make your players a threat from anywhere on the floor by implementing this series of footwork and shooting drills. Watch as Schmidt teaches his pla

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