Coach Snyder took the Kansas State Wildcats from a 30 game losing streak in 1989 to a record of (as of the 2014 season) 187-94. His turnaround of Kansas State was sparked by the implementation of a system of “Core Values” in the program.
In this exclusive audio, Coach Snyder explains how he encourages daily improvement from his players.
Chris Petersen won 92 games, 5 bowl games including 2 Fiesta Bowls in 8 seasons as head coach at Boise State. At just 49-years-old, he has the kind of resume that the NCAA's top football programs drool over. No head coach has won more games in the last 8 years than Petersen who has won better than 88% of his games. Here's a snippet from Don Yaeger's sit-down interview with Coach Petersen and the specific culture he created with the players at Boise State.
Newly crowned 6-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson, driver of the Number 48 Chevrolet, talks with Don Yaeger about what it takes to perform at a high level for a prolonged period of time. On November 17th, 2013, Johnson captured his 6th NASCAR Championship in the last 8 seasons. He is one title away from tying the NASCAR record of 7 career championships held by legends Richard Petty and the late Dale Earnhardt, Sr.
Coach Sylvia Hatchell of the University of North Carolina is the active winningest coach in women’s basketball, and second all-time behind Tennessee’s Pat Summitt. Listen to a short excerpt from her conversation on greatness with Don Yaeger, in which she describes the mentality of winning players.