More Than Video Game
Basketball analytics gives a coach the ability to coach multiple players on multiple plays simultaneously. It also gives the ability to check the results of practice, both in games and in the gym. It captures the entertainment qualities of video sports games, but incorporates doctoral theses on basketball techinques at the same time.
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Analytics are the language of the modern basketball player. Chalkboards and whiteboards were my generations solutions to graphic representations of plays and schemes. Now, analytics not only helps demonstrate plays, it records and tracks their effectiveness.
If the Washington Huskies Mens Basketball Team implements these three steps, the team will land at or better than .500 this season.