The Vision of Basketball

Guest Info & Links: Phil Martelli , Basketball Coach
From the Show: The Wizard of Eyes
Summary: Coach of The Year at Saint Joseph’s University, Phil Martelli, shares how vision is used in basketball... literally and figuratively.
Air Date: 4/11/16
Duration: 10
Host: Robert Abel, Jr., MD
Guest Bio: Phil Martelli , Basketball Coach
Phil MartelliPhil Martelli has guided the Saint Joseph’s University men’s basketball program for 21 seasons and has earned his place among the top coaches in the school’s storied history. The Hawks’ all-time leader in career victories with a mark of 403-266, Martelli led Saint Joseph’s to a 28-8 record this season and the program’s second Atlantic 10 championship in the past three years. SJU made its 13th postseason appearance this year, earning an NCAA Tournament berth and reaching the round of 32 with a win over Cincinnati.
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The Vision of Basketball
Phil Martelli, distinguished head basketball coach for the Hawks at St. Joseph’s University, joins Dr. Abel to discuss ways vision is utilized in training college basketball players.

Martelli also discusses his life philosophy coaching a successful men's college basketball team.