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Tom Izzo's Breakdown of the 1-3-1 Special Offense

Watch as Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo breaks down one of his trusted plays for the zone offense, which will give your team a quick open look for the point guard or power forward.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012

9 College Basketball Camps for Girls

Get better this summer under the coaching of college coaches. Here are nine summer basketball camps that give you a glimpse at how Division I athletes train.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012

Ball Handling: The Behind-the-Back Dribble

The behind-the-back dribble is what Magic Johnson made his living on during his days leading the Lakers’ fast break. It is one of the most effective tools to get by a defender in the open floor

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/24/2012

How to Develop Mental Toughness on the Court

Many experts agree that basketball is 75 percent mental. What do you do to work on your mental game? Here are ideas to get you started.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012

8 Qualities of a Good Basketball Camp

What makes a basketball camp a positive experience for young players? Here are eight things to look for.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012

7 Habits of Successful Shooting Guards

What does it take to be a great shooting guard? Pick up these seven habits and you'll be on the right track toward mastering your position.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012

Wooten's Success Story Started Early

Gregg Wooten was part of a Memphis high school powerhouse, making him the center of attention at a young age. Find out the lessons he learned on his way to earning a college scholarship.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012

How to Set Good Screens

An effective screen can help an offensive player get open in order to score. These drills will help you set good on- and off-ball screens.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 10/25/2013

The Pivot

The pivot allows players to see the floor before or after using their dribble. Here's how to teach this important basketball fundamental.

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/13/2013

Shooting After Ending A Dribble

Having learned the basic jump shot, you need to be able to execute it immediately, after receiving a pass while cutting or after ending a drive

  • Basketball
  • Published: 08/07/2012
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