Category: Backdoor Plays

Horns Swing Backdoor

This backdoor play was contributed by Jusin Scanson to the FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library.

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The play is designed to clear out the help defense and set up a backdoor cut.

 

 

 

 

Horns Swing Backdoor

 

From a horns set, 4 pops out to get a wing catch.

1 cuts through the lane to the weak side corner.

2 starts to cut towards the top of the key as 5 occupies the high post. 3 V cuts to get a catch near the corner.

 

 

 

 

 

After 4 passes to 3 in the corner, 4 cuts hard to the opposite corner.

2 cuts to the strong side wing to get a reversal from 3.

5 steps to the top of the key and 1 cuts to the opposite wing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 swings the ball to 5 who swings the ball to 1.

3 cuts hard to the high post for an entry from 1.

On the catch, 4 cuts hard back door for a layup or free throws.

 

 

 

 

 

Stephen F. Austin Scissor DHO

This play is from Brad Underwood’s Stephen F. Austin (now at Illinois) playbook put together by John Zall. The numbers are simply to differentiate the different players and do not represent the traditional point guard, power forward, etc… You might…

San Antonio Spurs Pinch Post

This play run by the San Antonio Spurs was submitted by Wes Kosel, Men’s Assistant Basketball Coach at Colorado College to the FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library. You can also find out more about FastModel Play Diagramming software…

Basketball Plays Star Spin Special

Today’s post is a good backdoor set for a layup. Syracuse Women’s Associate Head Coach Vonn Read submits two plays each month from his book The Basketball Encyclopedia of Plays. You can also see more of his plays in the…