Louisiana Lafayette Post Option
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In this post play option from the Ragin Cajuns, the point guard dribbles up the left side of the floor towards the wing. As 1 is dribbling towards the wing, 3 clears from the ball-side corner to the opposite side of the floor. 3 cuts around 5 trying to get 5’s defender to worry about the cut. As 3 clears to the opposite side, 5 steps around for a post-up option from 1. If the post-up isn’t there, 5 steps out to set a ball-screen. 4 moves to the ball-side corner, 1 drives, and 5 rolls to the basket.
- 1 dribbles toward the wing as 3 runs the baseline to the opposite corner.
As 3 clears past 5, 5 loops around and uses 3 running by as a screen and posts up.
1 looks to pass to 5 in the post.
- If 5 isn’t open, he steps out to set a ball-screen for 1.
4 cuts through the lane to the opposite corner.
1 dribbles toward the elbow looking to score or pass out to 2.
2 looks to shoot or pass to 5 cutting to the basket.