Category Archives: College Basketball

UF Gators Quick Ball Screen

UF Gators Quick Ball Screen

This play was originally featured on FastModelSports.com.

4 sprints in from the trailer position to set a down-screen for 5. 5 runs up to set a ball-screen for 1. 1 drives middle as 5 rolls and 4 replaces 5.

  • Basketball Play - Florida Gators Quick Ball-Screen4 sets a down screen for 5.

     

    5 sets a ball-screen for 1.

     

    2 and 3 slide to the corners.

  • Basketball Play - Florida Gators Quick Ball-Screen1 looks to pass to 5 rolling to the basket, 4 cutting to the elbow, or 2 on the pitch-around for a shot.

Northern Iowa Post Counter

Northern Iowa Post Counter

This play was originally featured on FastModelSports.com.

This play starts the same as “Post Back”, with 2 cutting to the corner, 1 screening for 5, and the ball being reversed the 1 on the right wing. This time, 4 screens for 3 and 3 makes a hard cut to the rim. If 4’s defender jumps ahead of the screen thinking that 4 will be screened by 3, 2 can move in from the corner and set a flare screen for 4. 5 passes to 4 for a shot on the wing.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Counter1 passes to 3.

     

    2 cuts to the ball-side corner.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Counter1 screens down for 5.

     

    3 passes to 5.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Counter4 screens for 3.

     

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Counter2 sneaks in from the corner to set a flare-screen for 4.

     

    5 passes to 4 for a shot.

UNI 1-4 High Post Back

UNI 1-4 High Post Back

This play was originally featured on FastModelSports.com.

The play starts in a 1-4 high with 1 passing to 3 on the wing and 2 cutting to the opposite corner. 1 screens down for 5 then pops out to the right wing. 3 passes to 5 who reversed the ball to 1. 4 screens for 3 who cuts into the lane and then turns around to quickly screen for 4. 1 looks to pass to 4 cutting to the rim.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Back1 passes to 3.

     

    2 cuts to the ball-side corner.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Back1 screens down for 5.

     

    3 passes to 5.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Back4 sets a screen for 3.

     

    5 passes to 1.

  • Basketball Play - UNI Post Back1 dribbles right as 3 sets a screen for 4.

     

    1 looks to pass to 4 at the basket for a lay-up.

Weber State 1-4 High Offense

Weber State 1-4 High Offense

This play was originally featured on FastModelSports.com.

In this play, the Wildcats use several cross-screens to get shot opportunities. The first cross-screen is with both guards in the lane. If 3 isn’t open for a shot in the corner, 2 screens across for 5 in the lane. If 5 isn’t open, he turns to screen for 2 who cuts back to the short corner for a shot.

  • Basketball Play - Weber State 1-4 High Baseline Action1 dribbles toward the wing as 5 steps down to the low post and 2 sets a screen for 3 who cuts to the ball-side corner.

     

    1 passes to 3.

  • Basketball Play - Weber State 1-4 High Baseline Action2 sets a cross screen for 5.

     

    3 passes to 5 in the post.

  • Basketball Play - Weber State 1-4 High Baseline ActionIf 5 isn’t open, 3 dribbles up the wing as 4 and 1 move across the floor.

     

    Moving across the floor should make the defense think that the action will follow in that direction.

     

    As everyone is moving to the left, 5 sets a cross screen for 2 who cuts to the corner.

     

    3 turns and passes to 2 for a shot.

Mercer BLOB Box Double

Mercer BLOB Box Double

This play was originally featured on FastModelSports.com.

In this box set, 3 pops out to the corner and gets the inbounds pass from 2. 3 then dribbles up towards the top of the key off of a ball-screen from 1 as 2 cuts to the opposite wing off of a double cross-screen from 4 and 5. If 2 isn’t open, he cuts into the lane and 1 cuts to the left corner off of 4 and 5’s screen.

  • Basketball Play - Mercer BLOB Box Double3 steps up the lane line as if screening for 1, then cuts to the corner.

     

    2 passes to 3.

     

    2 steps inbounds as 3 dribbles up towards the wing.

  • Basketball Play - Mercer BLOB Box Double3 dribbles to the top of the key off of a screen from 1.

     

    5 and 4 set a double screen for 2.

     

    2 cuts to the wing for a shot.

  • Basketball Play - Mercer BLOB Box DoubleIf 2 isn’t open on the initial cut, he loops back into the lane looking for a pass for a lay-up.

     

    1 cuts off of the double screen from 4 and 5 to the corner.

     

    3 looks for 2 in the lane or to 1 in the corner for a shot.

March Madness – USC Set Play

March Madness – USC Set Play

Another thank you to Roberto Assi for sharing this man to man set play from Andy Enfield’s USC Trojans. The Trojans upset SMU in the Round of 64 and will take on #3 Seed Baylor on Sunday.

In this man set play, USC gets a double-away screen action and then a high ball screen for the point guard to attack the middle.

USC Trojans_Man Set