I received this underneath inbounds play from Brandon Rosenthal, assistant men’s basketball coach at St. Edward’s University.
This would be a good one to save for the last couple of minutes of a game where you need a score.
That way, your opponent would not have defended it earlier in the game.
The name of the play is “Line.”
4 dives to opposite block
2 peels out and screens 5
4 screens 2, then dives to the rim
1 cuts outside the arc on ballside
2 cuts to short corner opposite ballside
A couple of thoughts of mine on inbounds plays. Have the players begin their movements when the inbounder catches the bounce pass from the official. I don’t like the idea of slapping the ball–it wastes a second on the five second count.
Even if you have a particular cut or a particular player that you are looking to hit, don’t turn down an available receiver who is open. Throw the ball in to the first open player.
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