INDIANAPOLIS — Jalen Coleman led Indiana Elite 2015 at the Adidas Spring Classic over the weekend in Indianapolis. His switch from the Spiece Indy Heat to Indiana Elite has been relatively painless as he’s meshed with Hyron Edwards and Chandler White while playing both the point guard and off the ball in a loaded backcourt.
“I was just trying to get the win,” he said. “Whatever it takes for my team to win, as far as being a playmaker, scoring the ball or passing. Anything to get the win.”
Coleman said his size and strength make him a unique player, and give him an advantage over smaller guards that try to cover him.
“One of my strengths is just being a playmaker, using my length and size at the one, and just bringing it up, using my size and making plays for others, he said. “I’m able to shoot, pull up, and get to the rack.”
With that being said, Coleman mentioned he knows there are still several things he needs to work on to be able to excel at the next level.
“One of my weaknesses...