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Coppin State men's basketball intent on trying to make a living behind 3-point arc
Coppin State men's basketball intent on trying to make a living behind 3-point arc

Michael Grant’s plan to reshape Coppin State’s offensive philosophy is coming to fruition. A proponent of instant offense, Grant has watched the Eagles (1-9) hoist 295 shots from beyond the 3-point line, which ranks as the third-most attempts in Division I. While their 32.2 success rate leaves a lot to be desired, they are tied with Princeton for the 10th highest total of 3-pointers made, with 95. At this rate, Coppin State is on pace to finish the season with 855 3-point attempts, which would exceed the 791 tries that the 2011-12 squad launched in 30 games – the most in the past 13 years. And that works for Grant, the team’s first-year coach. “I’m...

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