Northern Iowa- Quick Fade Need 3

In the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Northern Iowa ran this ATO play at the end of their game vs Louisville. What I love about this action is the stagger sells the play so hard that the flare is unexpected at...

Elbow Flare | Need 3

Since Coaching U released their July 2014 dates today I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to share one of my favorite plays I received from Brendan Suhr. Brendan demonstrated this play during ...

Late Game Situations – Flare Plays

One trend I have noticed over the last year(s) is many coaches, NBA especially, are moving towards flare screens to get the “go-to” guy moving away from the ball during late game situation...

Portland Trailblazers Zipper Flare

The Portland Trailblazers ran this zipper cut flare action in the 1st half of their win over the LA Clippers last night.  Portland head coach Terry Stotts does a great job emptying out the weak side ...

Kansas Jayhawks Elbow Back Triple

This is an offensive set that Bill Self’s Kansas Jayhawks ran in the 2012 National Championship game. I love this play because of the numerous scoring options tha are very simple to teach your p...