Perfect Possession Drill

This drill requires 3 teams of 5 players each. If you don’t have a 15 player roster, sub in as many new offensive players as you can each possession. 1:00 on the clock. The team on defense must ...

Box Staggers – Baseline Out-of-Bounds

I though up this play Tuesday night while waiting for my flight home and watching replays of the NBA Summer League. One element that a number of great coaches in the NBA run out-of-bounds, are consecu...

UCONN Huskies Zipper Quick – SLOB

Kevin Ollie ran this sideline out-of-bounds play in 2014 during the Men’s Final Four. This is a great action that gets 4 sprinting into a middle pick & roll while the screen from 5 causes X4...

200 Point Shooting Drill

This is a great partner shooting drill you can use to foster competition and get a lot of shots up. Any number of players can participate depending on time available and records can be kept for total ...

Peer Pressure Drill: 145 in 4

I recent acquired this drill from University of Tennessee women’s assistant coach, Dean Lockwood. I love starting off every practice with a series of peer pressure drills. The goal of this dril...

Jab & Sweep Drill

This drill is great to teach players how to effectively sweep the ball opposite of the defender’s hands and attacking with a low and quick first step. Having the coach extend only one arm high o...

Single-Double Ball Handing Drill

I have recently grown away from using a lot of cones on the court with player development. However, I do think they’re good to break out now and then to get players moving in tight spaces and ma...