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Saturday, 17 September 2011

2011 Knights Basketball Coaching Academy Information

Thank you to all of the coaches who were in attendance for the

13th Annual Knights Basketball Coaching Academy on September 17th!


2011 Knights Basketball Academy DVD:

Click on the following link for the 2011 Knights Basketball Coaching Academy DVD Order Form

Orders must be placed by September 30th.  Questions ~ Contact Paul Galbenski 248.506.4373 or

In News:

C and G Newspaper Article - September 13, 2011
Annual clinic promises big names and lessons for basketball coaches

Below is a list of vendors that generously donated prizes for our coaches raffle.  Please feel free to contact them if you have any questions regarding their products or services. 

Better Basketball

Coaches vs. Cancer - Stephanie Flowney / 248.663.3451 /

J.T.D. Enterprises - Tom Nihra / 586.427-1327 /

Noah Basketball - Paul Galbenski / 248.506.4373 /

The Gun by Shootaway - Paul Galbenski / 248.506.4373 /

The Dribble Stick - Luke Lloyd / 810.429.0790  /

Triplethread Custom Design and Apparel - Justin Weeks / 248.321.7757 /

Winning Hoops - Dave Gallupo / 1.800.645-8455 /

Thank you to our clinic speakers who gave so generously of their time to share their basketball knowledge!

Clinic Speakers:

Kevin Richards, Grosse Pointe South Varsity Girls' Basketball Coach/Personal Trainer
Luke Lloyd, Personal Trainer
See the Noah Instant, The Gun and The Dribble Stick in Action for Skill Development Training

Topic: [Early Bird Special: Championship Drills for Skills]

Greg Kampe
, Oakland University
Head Men's Basketball Coach
2010 & 2011 NCAA Tournament Appearances
2010 & 2011 Summit Tournament Champions
2010 & 2011 Summit League Champions
Three consecutive 20 win seasons
Five-time Summit League Coach of the Year
2000 National Coach of the Year

Topic: [Oakland's Defensive Schemes and Drills]

Bill Pope, Detroit Pistons
Advanced Scout / Assistant Coach
2004-05 NBA Finals
2001-02 Heartland Conference Coach of the Year
1988 NCAA National Championship

Topic: [Set Plays for Any Situation and "Stump the Coach" Q & A Session]

Dr. Kevin Wildenhaus, Oakland University and Pittsburgh Steelers
Team Psychologist
Pittsburgh Steelers
2006 & 2009 Super Bowl Champions
Oakland University
2010 & 2011 NCAA Tournament Appearances
2010 & 2011 Summit Tournament Champions
2010 & 2011 Summit League Champions

Topic: [FIRE AND ICE: 7 Keys to Peak Performance]

Klint Pleasant, Rochester College
Head Men's Basketball Coach
2001-02 Elite Eight NCAA Appearance
2001-02 MAC Tournament Champions

Topic: [Practice Drills to Develop Intensity for Post and Perimeter Players]

Clinic Materials

Bill Pope

Today's Basketball Plays Website

Knights Basketball Coaching Academy Clinic Notes - Special Situations

Dr. Kevin Wildenhaus

FIRE & ICE: 7 Steps to Peak Performance PowerPoint Presentation

FIRE & ICE: 7 Steps to Peak Performance Check List

A special thank you to and the Rochester Men's Basketball Team for providing the on-court demonstrations for the clinic!

See you September 2012 for our 14th Annual Knights Basketball Coaching Academy!  For more information contact Paul Galbenski at 248.506.4373 or at

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