Kentucky Wildcats – “5”

John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats ran this half-court set during the 2014 Men’s Final Four. At the high school level typically players do a terrible job defending backscreens so I love that both...

Kentucky Wildcats – UCLA Go

John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats ran this UCLA action into two pick & rolls during the 2014 Men’s Final Four. I love the movement of 3 over top of 4 before the 2nd ballscreen to creat...

Florida Gators Elbow Elevator (Quick 3)

This is another play Billy Donovan ran last night in their victory over South Carolina. While the emphasis of this play is to get 3 a shot via the elevator screen, there is also an inside opportunity ...

Florida Gators Horns Twist Double

The Florida Gators ran this Horns action in their Southeastern Conference opening win vs South Carolina. I have seen this play run recently but what I liked about this action was how 4 cleaned up the ...

Michigan State Spartans Rhody Again

Tom Izzo’s Spartans ran this play Sunday night in their game vs Oakland. What I love about this plays is that there is a scoring option for all five players within the sequence. Options: 2 is ab...

San Antonio Spurs Floppy X Punch

The San Antonio Spurs ran this offensive play to start Game 3 of the 2014 NBA Finals. The timing and patient cutting of the Spurs’ offense is what made this play so effective....

Mark Gottfried 5 Loop Post Action

Mark Gottfried frequented this half-court offense set while the head coach at the University of Alabama. The main reason this play was so successful was because Gottfried had a 5 man in 6’9̸...

Rhody Exchange Up

The last Rhody play for this weak creates more movement amongst the bigs and results in a middle pick & roll. As 4 uses the screen from 5, 1 should look at 4 for a second as he could be open. Howe...

Rhody Triple

This Rhody play is one of my favorites as it incorporates a ton of movement to put the defense in compromising positions. In Frame 2, as 3 starts attacking the rim, the triple stagger will occupy most...