Sept. 23, 2011
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- University of Michigan men's basketball head coach John Beilein announced today (Friday, Sept. 23) the schedule and guest speakers for the 2011 Michigan Basketball Coaches Clinic, which will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22, at Crisler Arena. Highlighting this year's clinic will be a special guest lecture by new Detroit Pistons head coach Lawrence Frank.
The clinic registration will be held in the Junge Family Champions Center, and Beilein will begin with opening remarks in Crisler Arena. U-M assistant coach LaVall Jordan will open the 2011 clinic with a discussion on "Individual Defense Fundamentals," and be followed with fellow Wolverine assistant Jeff Meyer's presentation on "Combination Shooting and Scoring Drills." Coach Frank will close the lectures with a discussion on "Pick and Rolls & The Use of Ball Screens."
Following lunch, Coach Beilein and the 2011-12 Wolverines will hold a team practice with concentration on individual skill development and team-building drills. The clinic will conclude with a final question/answer period with Beilein.
Coaches can register for the clinic at a cost of $50 per person.
For further information about the clinic or details on how to register, please download the clinic brochure or contact the Michigan Basketball Office at firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to NCAA rules, the clinic is for coaches 18 years of age and older only. Players may not participate.
2011 Michigan Basketball Coaches Clinic Schedule
Friday, Oct. 21
4 p.m. - Optional: Michigan Basketball Practice, Crisler Arena
Saturday, Oct. 22
8:30 a.m. - Registration and Refreshments, Junge Family Champions Center
9 a.m. - Welcome by Coach Beilein, Crisler Arena
9:05 a.m. - Individual Defense Fundamentals, LaVall Jordan, U-M Assistant Coach
9:45 a.m. - Combination Shooting and Scoring Drills, Jeff Meyer, U-M Assistant Coach
10:30 a.m. - Break
10:35 a.m. - Pick and Roll/Use of Ball Screens, Lawrence Frank, Head Coach, Detroit Pistons
11:30 a.m. - Lunch, Junge Family Champions Center
12:30 p.m. - Team Introduction and Practice Preview, Crisler Arena
12:40 p.m. - Pre-Practice Warm-ups, U-M Strength Coach Jon Sanderson
12:50 p.m. - Michigan Basketball Practice
2:15 p.m. - Q&A/Closing Remarks by Coach Beilein
2:30 p.m. - Coaches Clinic Concludes
Contact: Men's Basketball Office (734) 763-5504