Villanova Defenseby New Jersey Basketball Coaches Association (NJBCA)
Perfecting the zone defense is a difficult task to teach and to evolve. In this course, Villanova head coach Jay Wright discusses the use of the 1-2-2 zone in this clinic presentation for the NJBCA virtual clinic. Coach Wright goes over the basics of the zone and also discusses the ability to extend the zone to add additional pressure on teams.Check out a free lesson and start learning how to perfect your zone defense today.
Jay Wright is currently the men's head coach at Villanova University, a position he has held since 2001. He previously served as head coach at Hofstra University (1994–2001), leading the program to NCAA Tournament appearances in both 2000 and 2001.
Wright has led the Villanova Wildcats to six Big East conference championships and 14 NCAA Tournament appearances in his 19 seasons as head coach. Wright took Villanova to the Final Four in 2009. Wright then led Villanova to the 2016 NCAA Championship, defeating North Carolina, and the 2018 NCAA Championship, defeating Michigan.
The newly formed NJ Basketball Coaches Association (NJBCA) launched our inaugural NJBCA Membership Drive with a Virtual Coaching Clinic during the weekend of November 13th – 15th, 2020. We had an unbelievable line up of some of the top college coaches from around the country scheduled to speak over the three-day clinic. Click this link for more information & future events: https://nj.coachesclinic.com/
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