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Instructional Coaching: Lessons from Coach Hoiberg

The Slice of Life Challenge comes right at the height of the basketball season. The Big 12 Championship game is in the books. And, yes, my beloved CYCLONES took the title! Today I re-watched highlights and celebrations as well as read a few articles about the game, the win, and the Iowa State team in […]
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NCAA: Sweet Sixteen

Two teams Battled it out on the hardwood Neither ever leading by much Nerve-racking Nail-biter Well played battle Right down to the final buzzer Verdict unknown until refs review the tape The call was made One team heads home One team advances On to the SWEET SIXTEEN NEW YORK HERE WE COME! It’s a great […]
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There is No I in Team

You have probably heard the phrase There is no I in Team. We’ve seen examples of teamwork throughout our careers and life. Teamwork where no one wants or expects the credit when the team succeeds. Teamwork that supports each other in defeat. March Madness is the yearly lens on teamwork. College basketball teams all over the […]
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Anticipation – GO CYCLONES

Anticipation Waiting Waiting Waiting Tip-off soon! How will we do? Will we stay strong? Will we take control? Will we dominate the floor? Will we score, score, score! Will we move on? GO CYCLONES! Please don’t let me down! During March, I am blogging daily as a part of the Slice of Life Story Challenge! […]
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March Madness – Way To Go Cyclones!

March Madness 2014 is underway. Do you have your bracket filled out? Who will proceed? Who will drop out? Will there be surprises or upsets? Who will win it all? Today I am ecstatic that my Iowa State Cyclones advanced to the next game! A 91 to 85 win over Kansas State is in the […]