By the time we got aggressive, it was too late. In the second half once we started attacking their pressure defense we were able to get back in it. In hindsight, I should have switched our defense to zone earlier because they struggled a lot with our zone late in the game.
There really isn’t a good player out there that every coach doesn’t know about. For us it makes sense because we are so close. Such a huge bulk of the Canadian population is in Southern Ontario and Toronto – you could drive three hours in almost any other direction and not find that kind of...
The ride that we’ve had with this group has been unbelievable. I’ve had two of my favorite years of coaching because of them. The time, score or situation doesn’t matter to them. They just keep playing and playing and playing. That’s why they’ve changed the face of Canisius women’s basketball.
Unfortunately, when we needed a stop, they went and hit really big shots.