Interview: Michael Coven, Brandeis men's coach
D3Soccer.com had the opportunity to interview the coaches of the four men’s teams heading to the Final Four. Michael Coven, head coach at Brandeis, spoke with Ryan Harmanis about his perspective after 44 years of coaching, his team’s approach to the game, and their mentality now that they’ve broken through to the Final Four.
|Michael Coven - 44th-year head coach of Brandeis
Ryan Harmanis: Congratulations, what a year you guys have had. Let’s start with the NCAA tournament. You had a pretty tough road, you’ve seen NESCAC schools in the past, but you’ve played them better in recent seasons, and that continued against Amherst [in the Sweet Sixteen]. Have you made any adjustments to facing those teams?
Coach Michael Coven: I think it’s just the makeup of the teams. I think Amherst and Brandeis play contrasting...[read more]