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Video: Notre Dame's Eric Atkins Airballs Free Throw, Mike Brey Finds It Hysterical

Mike Brey is the most laid-back coach in America.

Notre Dame is moving on to the Big East Semifinals after a huge win over Marquette. As Notre Dame was closing out the game with free throws, point guard Eric Atkins air-balled one of his attempts.

But Atkins plays for the self-proclaimed "most laid-back coach in America" -- he didn't face any criticism at all. In fact, Mike Brey starting cracking up on the bench (Atkins was smiling too), yelling at his guard to "bank the next one in!"

Here's a video of the miss, and you can see why players love to learn from Mike Brey: