Play Type:“ “  Offensive Play


This offensive play involves all of the mechanics you practice daily.  From footwork and dribbling to passing and shooting, this simple yet effective shooting play shows you how to combine each to make a last second 3 point shot.

Set Up:

  • 5, 2 and 4 stack on weakside lane. 1 sets up above stack.

last second play shooting play


  1. Players move as soon as official hands 3 the ball (don’t wait for ball slap).
  2. 5 and 4 set double screen for 2.
  3. 1 moves toward ball.
  4. 3 throws skip pass to 2. It is very important that movement begins as soon as 3 gets ball from official. The element of surprise is what makes it work.
  5. 4 and 5 screen in for 2 and 3.
  6. 1 creates off the dribble and drives to the basket.
  7. When the low post defenders stop the drive 1 dishes off.
  8. If the wings collapse, kick it out for 3 point shot to 2 or 3.

Coaching Tips:

Simple shooting play to run at end of a half, game or shot clock.

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