Many coaches make their players run wind sprints as punishment. North Carolina coach Roy Williams runs his players through wind sprints to punish the opponent.
Tonight at Assembly Hall, No. 1-ranked Indiana (6-0) faces No. 14 North Carolina (5-1) with full knowledge that it will have to deal with perhaps the nation’s top fast-breaking team. Tip-off is 9:30 p.m.
“We will not have been challenged in transition like we are going to be (today),” Indiana coach Tom Crean said Monday. “I can’t imagine any time since we have been here that it has been like that for us, at home or on the road.