Basketball Skills & Drills

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Human Kinetics, 1999 - Sports & Recreation - 206 pages
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Provides clear and concise progressive instruction that is backed by illustrations explaining the basic skills necessary to play basketball. Key drills are presented for learning to perform, and refining all of the essential techniques.

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About the author (1999)

Jerry Krause has coached and taught basketball for forty years. The author of twelve coaching books, he is the chairman of the NABC Research Committee and former chairman of the NCAA Basketball Rules Committee. In 1998, he received the prestigious NABC Cliff Wells Appreciation Award for his lifetime contributions to college basketball. He currently the director of Basketball Operations at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington.

Ralph Pim is the author of numerous coaching articles and an instructional book, "Winning Basketball," Pim has spent twenty-five years as a teacher and coach and is currently an assistant professor at the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Meyer has reached unprecedented heights in his first 23 seasons as head men's basketball coach at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. He reached the 600-win plateau faster than any other coach in college basketball history. Named the National Coach of the Year in 1989 and 1990, Meyer was inducted to the NAIA Hall of Fame in 1993.

Jerry Meyer is the author of "Bear Hunting, How to Catch Trout Between the Hatches "and "The Clay-Target Handbook," Over a long and distinguished career as an outdoor writer he has had more than 300 articles published in virtually all of the major magazines in the field, and he has been a Gold Medalist in the World Skeet Shooting Championships.

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