Pace, Tempo, and Buckets of Decision: Ian Shoemaker, Off. Coordinator at Eastern Washington Univ.

Today on the Coach and Coordinator Podcast we welcome back offensive coordinator Ian Shoemaker onto the show. Previously the head coach at Central Washington University, Coach Shoemaker took over Eastern Washington’s offense last season as the OC and helped guide his unit to leading the FCS in total offense. During this episode Coach Shoemaker’s philosophies on offense when it comes to using pace and tempo.

2:45 Transition to Eastern Washington
5:00 Pace and tempo philosophies
7:48 Going as fast as possible
10:28 Efficiency in play-calling
11:54 Using tempo and pace
15:12 Creative ways to use tempo
17:54 Buckets of decision
24:33 Organizing practice
26:36: Two-Ball Drill with RPO
29:41 Openers
32:46 Confidence in the game plan
33:59 Having player insight into game plan
34:36 Recruiting areas

You can follow Coach Shoemaker on Twitter here: @CoachShoeEWU

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