Hardwood Texas

81 - David Edwards - Pressure Man to Man Defense

August 07, 2019 Brian Blackburn Season 1 Episode 81
Hardwood Texas
81 - David Edwards - Pressure Man to Man Defense
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Hardwood Texas
81 - David Edwards - Pressure Man to Man Defense
Aug 07, 2019 Season 1 Episode 81
Brian Blackburn

David Edwards is an assistant boy's basketball coach at Austin High School in Austin, TX where he has helped lead the Maroons to playoff appearances the past two seasons.  Dave is a National Board Certified Teacher who has spent the past 25 years coaching at all levels across the country, from youth through high school, and brings a unique perspective on high school coaching, player development and the role defense plays in winning championships. Throughout his career he has been passionate about using basketball to instill the importance of academics, attitude, effort and excellence in his student athletes both on and off the court. 

Coach Edwards also communicates with over 200 coaches from around the world with his Facebook Group: The Austin Basketball Coaches Group

Topics: 
From soccer to basketball
Coaching Mentors
Teaching a pressure defense mentality 
Guarding the ball in pressure man to man
Drills and emphasis for pressure man to man 
Guarding ball screens 

Show Notes

David Edwards is an assistant boy's basketball coach at Austin High School in Austin, TX where he has helped lead the Maroons to playoff appearances the past two seasons.  Dave is a National Board Certified Teacher who has spent the past 25 years coaching at all levels across the country, from youth through high school, and brings a unique perspective on high school coaching, player development and the role defense plays in winning championships. Throughout his career he has been passionate about using basketball to instill the importance of academics, attitude, effort and excellence in his student athletes both on and off the court. 

Coach Edwards also communicates with over 200 coaches from around the world with his Facebook Group: The Austin Basketball Coaches Group

Topics: 
From soccer to basketball
Coaching Mentors
Teaching a pressure defense mentality 
Guarding the ball in pressure man to man
Drills and emphasis for pressure man to man 
Guarding ball screens