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1/15/2014 8:06 PM
Just starting to run FCP and was wondering how important DEF rating is in this set for DIV I. I'm  looking more at ATH/SPD.
1/15/2014 9:38 PM
It's very important.  Very.
1/15/2014 10:02 PM
Very very.  And Very even.


1/16/2014 4:49 PM
From what I've been told and from my Creighton team ATH & Def are your TOP, TOP, TOP priority
1/17/2014 10:19 AM
ok. thanks guys
1/17/2014 11:03 AM
Posted by terps21234 on 1/16/2014 4:49:00 PM (view original):
From what I've been told and from my Creighton team ATH & Def are your TOP, TOP, TOP priority
I have a hard time ranking speed, defense, and athleticism.

If I was running a press team, I would certainly consider all three "cores"  for the 1-3.   
1/17/2014 3:45 PM
Obviously getting the maximum amount in each category would be ideal (Ath, Spd, and Def).   I think the point being made is that concentrating on two at the expense of the third is very likely a disaster waiting to happen in D1. 
1/19/2014 6:05 PM
there is definitely a bit of a different feel to the ratings, speed plays a bigger part in steals and generating turnovers. low defense in particular seems to bring in a lot of fouls. you can certainly sacrifice a bit of any of the 3, without getting yourself in much trouble, but low ratings in 2/3 can be pretty painful. i think speed and defense in general are more important than ath, at the 1-3, in the press. if there is 1 i have to take 70 on, with 90 in the others, i wouldn't hesitate to pick ath. 
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