Closeouts

Stack Closeouts 1-on-1

Stack Closeout One-on-One

May 18, 2017No Comments

Stack Closeout One-on-One can be used to develop the zero seconds concept and skills required to attack quickly and decisively on the catch. Explain in

Defensive X-Out

The Basketball Defensive X-Out: A Sure Fire...

Apr 27, 20171 Comment

I get asked a lot about what things I teach that are under-utilized by many basketball coaches. My answer is consistently the same…the basketball defensive

Closeouts First Catch

3-on-3 Closeouts First Catch

Feb 13, 2017No Comments

This small-sided game creates a 1-on-1 live attack the closeout situation. This drill can help your players develop their 1-on-1 offensive and defensive skills out of

3-on-3 Closeouts Weakside Post

3-on-3 Closeouts with a Weak Side Post

Oct 24, 2016No Comments

We add a fourth player to 3-on-3 closeouts to simulate certain offensive situations and defensive coverage. In this example a fourth player steps into the

Defensive Closeout

Aug 26, 2016No Comments

Goal of a Closeout: To control the first second of an offensive player (Take away their first decision or instinct). What we Teach on a Defensive

Closeout Weave 4-on-4

Mar 31, 2016No Comments

The Closeout Weave 4-on-4 creates a starting point to start a possession in a more realistic way than just handing the offense the ball. Starting

32 Zone Defense: Bluffing and Closeouts

Oct 29, 2015No Comments

Coach Oliver teaches the 32 Zone Defense to his university team. You can follow the teaching points and teaching methods to teach the 32 zone

3-on-3 Closeouts

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

3-on-3 Closeouts develops offensive and defensive reactions and coverages. The offense must shoot or attack a closeout and make a basketball decision based on the

5-on-5 Closeout Rebounding into Two Trips

Mar 17, 2015No Comments

Closeout Rebounding begins the competitive trips out of a closeout and rebound situation. The offense scores they get a point and the defense converts to