Howland on the zone

UCLA head coach Ben Howland admitted in Saturday’s post-game press conference that he regretted not introducing the zone defense earlier this season.
“It’s been very poor coaching on my part to not recognize that earlier,” Howland said. “It’s not something I want to do. But it’s something we need to do in order to be competitive.”

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  • Johnny Angel

    How about that? Right on cue is the post which affirms my observation about Howland and flexibility in the previous post. Maybe I am all that and a bag of chips?! Naaahhh, even I don’t believe that. :)

  • Bruin Zealot

    Huh? How about employing the zone in the past couple of years! I don’t know if we would have won a title, but would have been nice to have seen it during those Final Four runs.

  • http://amillennialist.blogspot.com Amillennialist

    Johnny Angel,

    You’re brilliant!

    A.