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Nothing simple about snapping

Peter McBride, Zach Ewan make it look easy and earn scholarships

Originally Published: January 2, 2011
By Jamie Newberg | ESPN.com

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- It looks and sounds simple enough. But just for fun, snap a ball between your legs 15 yards and make sure it gets back there in 0.75 seconds. Oh yeah, do it with some 300-pound guy standing over you, getting ready to hit you as hard as humanly possible.

Still sound simple?

It's not. That's why more and more coaches are starting to look for players who excel in this skill -- and make no mistake, it is a skill. It's why Under Armour All-Americans Peter McBride ...

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