Waiting is the hardest part
Originally Published: November 24, 2004By Fran Fraschilla | Special to ESPN Insider
There is a running joke around college basketball coaches that it is a great job -- except for the games. Actually, for me, it was not the games themselves but the waiting around on game day that was the worst. The later in the day a game was scheduled, the worse my stomach churned. Like all aspects of coaching, there are a lot of different ways successful coaches handle the day-of-game activities with their teams. By this time, most teams have completed the majority of their preparation for their opponents, so what else goes on?
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