- Debate coach: Both candidates ducked questions at debate, and Clinton interrupted too much, but overall she had very good night
- Graham: She challenged unprepared Sanders on issues from guns to abortion to foreign policy. Sanders had weak debate performance
Todd Graham is director of debate at Southern Illinois University. His teams have won national championships for three years, and he's been recognized twice as the national debate coach of the year. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)For Thursday night's Democratic debate, I'm focusing my debate coach evaluation squarely on improvements.