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Old Thu Feb 05, 2004, 02:17pm
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In a boys varsity game on tuesday night, there was a scrammble for the ball on a Team A interrupted dribble in Team A's front court. The ball goes off of a Team B players foot deep into Team A's backcourt. A Team B player dives for the ball and gains possession on the floor. Like an idiot, I call back court. I immediately realized what I had done, waived off the call and awarded the ball to Team B OOB. Other than "PAY ATTENTION" which I heard plenty, and loudly from the Team A coach when I went over and apologized, what are your thoughts on handling this issue, after the mistake.
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Old Thu Feb 05, 2004, 02:27pm
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What more can you do? You made a mistake and fixed it. The right team ended up with the ball. Most coaches would just accept it and move on. Learn from it and put it behind you.

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Old Thu Feb 05, 2004, 02:34pm
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We are lucky when we are allowed to fix our mistakes and can "correct our error." So many times when we make a mistake they are not correctable by rule even though common sense says that they it is probably the right thing to do.
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