Billy Donovan Offensive Philosophy

by Basketball Coaches Clinic
Billy Donovan Offensive Philosophy


Future Hall of Famer Coach Billy Donovan shares his secrets on how to build an offensively unstoppable team. In this course, Coach Donovan completely breaks down a philosophy that helped him to become a 2 times NCAA Champion and covers everything from:

  • Evaluating Your Team
  • Practice Planning 
  • Adjusting practices through the season
  • Improving player's offensive decision making
  • Transition Offense
  • Distribution of Touches
  • Offensive Rebounding
  • Players' mentality - How to teach confidence
  • How to develop as a coach




The Coach

Billy Donovan

Billy Donovan is considered to be one of the best to ever coach the game. Two times NCAA Champion produced dozens of NBA players while at the college level and helped them take their offensive game to the next level while syncing the team's talent into an unstoppable offensive machine. 

Former NBA player who started off his coaching career under legendary Rick Pittino at the University of Kentucky and continued as a head coach at Marshall, Florida, and now is leading the Oklahoma City Thunder. List of accomplishments include:

As a player:

  • 4 Year Letterman at Providence College
  • First-team All-Big East (1987)
  • 1987 NBA Draft - 68th overall Draft Pick

As a head coach:

  • 2× NCAA champion (2006, 2007)
  • 4× NCAA Regional champion – Final Four (2000, 2006, 2007, 2014)
  • 4× SEC Tournament champion (2005–2007, 2014)
  • 6× SEC regular-season champion (2000, 2001, 2007, 2011, 2013, 2014)
  • 3× SEC Coach of the Year (2011, 2013, 2014)
  • SoCon Coach of the Year (1995)
  • Amos Alonzo Stagg Coaching Award (2006)
  • John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching Award (2010)

Ratings and Reviews (8)

John Cox

Great Q&A with direct questions and precise answers.

May 23, 20 08:33 AM


Great course!

Jun 21, 20 08:11 PM

Jerome Borg

More American coaches need to get away from "the buck stops with me as the coach" and need to start investing in developing the ownership of the team by the players, just like Billy does.

Sep 24, 20 05:33 AM

Damián Corbalá

great course

Dec 10, 20 06:24 AM

Virgil Amey

Useful for all levels because it's basketball centric, coach centric. Highly useful. Recommended for all basketball coaches.

Mar 15, 22 05:52 PM

Jonathon Rank

Good insight from Billy Donovan, really cool to hear from these different guys

Apr 23, 22 05:09 AM

Carlos Torrano Casares

Great course to improve your offensive culture and specific aspects.

Oct 23, 23 02:46 AM

Joseph Marto

I took so many notes on this and it was free so grateful for this

Feb 27, 24 12:14 PM

This Course Includes

24 hours on-demand video
Streaming from mobile and TV
Lifetime access
Certificate of completion
100% money back guarantee

Course Info

Rating: (8)
Caterory: Basketball/Offense
Bookings: 1284
Videos: 23