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The Coach Sharman White Blog: Preparing for the season, USA Basketball and more

Sharman White is a legendary high school basketball coach in Georgia who has won seven state titles. Currently the head boys’ basketball coach at Pace Academy (Atlanta) after spending the last two seasons as an assistant at Georgia State, White was named ALL-USA Coach of the Year in 2014 and National High School Association Coach of the Year in 2016. Now he’s agreed to give USA Today Sports exclusive access into his world by chronicling everything from intimate details about his team to his methods to his everyday life in a monthly blog. 
Sharman White, head boys’ coach at Miller Grove
“Goodbye summer… Hello fall (Ball)!” 
With the leaves starting to change colors and starting to fall, it can only mean a couple of things… The summer season has left the building and fall is officially here.
It also means for basketball enthusiasts everywhere that the season is near!
Personally, Christmas was always a special time of the year for me as a kid because of the anticipation and possibilities of what it brought in the form of toys and gifts, but I can honestly say that the beginning of the fall season brings me the same type of anxiety as the new basketball season approaches