Originally Posted by JellyBean
What in the world is Bo Ryan's secret?
He recruits "basketball" players. I know this is going to come off as racist, but it's not intended to be that way. Obviously, anytime you watch Wisconsin they've got 3 or 4 white guys on the court. Meaning they aren't going to beat anybody by "out-athleting" them Ryan's teams buy into his system of slowing the game way down, running the shot clock down under 10 second almost every possession, and getting a good shot. They also almost always have at least four players on the court that shoot the three ball and sometimes five. This year, too, they are an extremely good FT shooting team. I don't know the exact number but I know their team FT% is over 80.