Guest: DeLisha Milton-Jones, Old Dominion Head Coach
Old Dominion head coach DeLisha Milton-Jones joins the Basketball Podcast to share insights on keeping it real, drop coverage, and relatability.
DeLisha Milton-Jones is a 2022 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee and a two-time Olympic gold medalist. She had a decorated professional career in the WNBA and overseas.
She was a 2× WNBA champion and a 3× WNBA All-Star. In 2020 she became the head coach of the Old Dominion after previously an assistant coach at Syracuse and a head coach and assistant coach at Pepperdine. In her three seasons at Old Dominion, Milton-Jones has improved the overall record of the team posting back-to-back 20 win seasons the past two years. She has an 91–65 overall head coaching record.
1:00 - Shaping Coaching Philosophy
4:00 - Extra Pressure
8:00 - Shared Experience
11:00 - Drop Coverage
17:00 - Stance
20:00 - Cues for Recovery
23:00 - Pick and Pop Situation
27:00 - Mistakes on Drop Coverage
32:00 - Rejecting Ball Screen
37:00 - Off The Ball
40:00 - Personnel
43:00 - Ownership in Defense
47:00 - Post Moves
52:00 - Fluff and Bad
54:00 - Recruiting Players
57:00 - Notetaking
1:00:00 - Old Dominion Basketball Program
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