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The Fallacy of College Coaching Hires

In The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives, Leonard Mlodinow writes that “mathematical analysis of firings in all major sports, however, have shown that those firings had, on average, no effect on team performance” (p. x). In fact, in … Continue reading

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The Coaching Process

To complete an assignment for a class, I visited two other classes taught by award-winning professors. The purpose was to see the things that really good teachers do and learn from them. Both professors were excellent. However, they did not … Continue reading

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I want to coach basketball

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