Defense

Matt Woodley

Matt Woodley Basketball Defense Drills

Feb 15, 2019No Comments

One of the best defensive coaches in basketball, Matt Woodley provides teaching points and video examples of basketball defense drills he uses to teach the

Matt Woodley

The Basketball Podcast: EP30 Matt Woodley

Nov 28, 20181 Comment

In this week’s basketball coaching conversation, Drake men’s basketball assistant coach Matt Woodley joins the Basketball Podcast with Chris Oliver to discuss individual and team

10 Defense Video Edits

May 28, 2018No Comments

The 10 Defense a switching player-to-player defense. To help you better understanding the concepts and game situations that come up when using the 10 Defense

3 Ball Screen

3 Ball Screen Coverage Drill

May 13, 2018No Comments

Offensive and defensive execution can be worked on at the same time using this games approach to teaching ball screen defensive coverage. This drill explains

4-on-4 Closeouts

4-on-4 Closeouts

Apr 23, 2018No Comments

4-on-4 Closeouts is run exactly like 3-on-3 Closeouts except with four players on offense and defense. The fourth player creates more game-like spacing and defensive

Transition Trip

Transition Trips

Jan 31, 2018No Comments

We use Transition Trips to work on defensive transition concepts. The added benefit is that with our games approach to coaching we are working on

10 Defense (Switching All Screens)

Mar 03, 2015No Comments

The 10 Defense is a switching player-to-player defense. All screens are switched regardless of match-ups. Using game footage from the Windsor Basketball team Coach Oliver explains

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

Down Screen Defense

4-on-4 Down Screen Defensive Coverage

Apr 19, 20171 Comment

Two ways to defend the down screen are explained. These concepts are similar to how we defend all screens. The initial 4-on-4 shell drill is