Nationally-Ranked Stanford Men's Basketball Program Hosts Youth Coaches Clinic

Dec. 6, 2001

Stanford, Ca - Youth coaches and parents in the Bay Area are invited to join Stanford head basketball coach Mike Montgomery and his staff for a free Youth Coaches Clinic on Tuesday, December 11, at Maples Pavilion on the Stanford University campus.

The clinic, which is free and will start at 7:00 p.m., will include a wide range ofbasketball teaching subjects including philosophy for coaching youth teams, teaching fundamentals of team offense and defense, skill development drills, and how to make basketball a positive experience for kids.

The event, which is sponsored by Stanford Basketball in conjunction with the Positive Coaching Alliance, will also include a question and answer session with CoachMontgomery and his staff.

The nationally-ranked Stanford men's basketball team, three-time defending Pac-10 champions, will practice from 4-6 p.m. at Maples Pavilion and clinic participants are welcome to arrive early and observe. Coach's information packets will be available.

For more information, contact Matt Babrick in the Stanford Basketball Office at (650) 725-0772 or by email at:

Stanford will host Long Beach State on Dec. 15 (7:00 p.m. tipoff) at Maples Pavilion and immediately after the game, the team will host Autograph Night. This will be a great way for fans and supporters to interact with their favorite Cardinal basketball players.

'It's a great way for the team to say thanks to the fans for their great support,' according to senior guard Tony Giovacchini.

Stanford is currently 3-1 and ranked 14th in the nation.

Stanford Basketball Youth Coaches Clinic
Tuesday, December 11, 2001, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Maples Pavilion, Stanford University

Autograph Night
Saturday, December 15, 2001
Immediately after the game between Stanford and Long Beach State

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