Boys Varsity Basketball · Temple ready to hit the court

Michael Thomas wants Temple basketball to be a state of mind, 24 hours a day, seven days per week and 365 days a year.

Entering his third season at the helm, the Wildcats’ head coach sees a significant shift toward that realm of thinking, though there’s no less drive to reach another level — and then some.

“The number one thing is really learning how to work and how to be consistent. It’s teaching them how to work. It’s not teaching them plays or how to shoot the proper jump shot. It’s teaching them how to work because once you have the work ethic, you can do anything,” Thomas said Wednesday. “I’m definitely happy with the progress but there’s still a long way to go.”
Click here to read the entire article in the Temple Daily Telegram by Joshua Weaver.