Ep. 4 | From Player to Coach

Meet Jeanne-Marie Wilson, one of PG County’s finest, McDonald’s All-American nominee, First Team All-Met, and now on the coaching staff for Texas A&M University Commerce. The Lions are currently undefeated with a record of 14-0 as of 1/11 and ranked at #5 in the Nation.

 

  • Intro – Misconceptions in Women’s Basketball: Meet Coach J
  • 2:30 – Perception of a Hooper
    • Men vs. Women Coaches
    • The Transition from a Player to a Coach
  • 17:40 Men vs. Women in Coaching
    • Understanding Your Players
    • Broken Hoop Dreams
    • Pressures of an Athlete
  • 25:45 Going to the Next Level
    • Quality over Quantity
    • The Importance of Team Culture
  • 32:00 Shift in Women’s Game
    • Elite Talent in Texas
    • Training Days
    • D1 vs. D2 Programs
  • 37:10 Seniority Rules
    • Playing Time & Player Chemistry
    • The Value of Education
    • Assumptions about Athletes
  • 44:00 – Game Round – 1 on 1 with Damani
  • 48:45 – J’s Rules To The Game
  • Outro – God’s Plan by Drake https://music.apple.com/us/album/gods-plan/1418213110?i=1418213269

Thank you to our special guests!!!

Jeanne-Marie Wilson –  Former Player & Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach

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