Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

 

How Rick Barnes learned to love transition basketball

Armani Moore and Rick Barnes

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes looked like a college professor as he stood, remote control in hand, in front of the giant screen in the Vols’ film room on Monday. He was there to show the media the way his team will play this season, on both ends of the floor. But for more than an hour, Barnes concentrated on offense, to the exclusion of defense, which, in winning everywhere he’s been in a 27-year career as a head coach, had been his calling card. The 61-year-old Barnes hasn’t forsakenRead More