FW: Man on!

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Thu May 31 03:40:06 UTC 2001

At 11:16 AM -0400 5/31/01, Frank Abate wrote:
>RE what Larry H says below:
>I think that the Temple defense is a "match-up zone", which is a zone
>defense at the perimeter that incorporates man-to-man assignments when
>someone gets inside.  But please check me on this.  I may have slipped in my
>March Madness.
>Frank Abate
No, you're right, Frank--the full name is "match-up zone", and it's a
type of zone D.  But when I've heard "match up" for short, it seems
always to stand for the Chaney (Temple) D, and not for standard
man-to-man.  (Or woman-to-woman.)


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