Preview: Eastern Michigan Eagles
Eagles' zone D has been effective, but offense must quickly get better
Eastern Michigan Eagles
2012-13: 16-18 (7-9 MAC); lost to Western Michigan 70-55, MAC quarterfinals In-conference offense: 0.95 points per possession (10th) In-conference defense: 0.95 points allowed per possession (3rd)
When Rob Murphy took over the program two seasons ago, he installed the zone defense of his old boss Jim Boeheim. Like Syracuse, the Eagles tend to block shots and force many 3-pointers while holding opponents to low three point ...
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