Saturday, February 24 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Competitive Advantage East
From Dean Smith in the 1960s to Dean Oliver and Ken Pomeroy today, access to better information about basketball has grown over time. However, the statistical revolution has largely left the women’s game behind. In this talk, Aaron Barzilai, former director of Basketball Analytics for the Philadelphia 76ers, discusses the origins of Her Hoop Stats and how the women’s basketball community uses the site.