Really cool story in the most recent Sports Illustrated about new Texas head coach Shaka Smart. Brian Hamilton was given an two-day all-access pass as Shaka works to rebrand the underachieving Longhorns program. I loved the stuff on the involvement the staff has in their players’ lives.
It is Enthusiasm Tuesday. Smart assigns one of his five core values– appreciation, enthusiasm, unselfishness, teamship and accountability – to each day of the week. Today he has asked his team to infuse passion into every activity.