Last week, we covered the basics of the continuity ball screen offense. This week, we’re sharing 6 shooting drills coach Don Showalter uses for this offense to simulate game situations. Continue reading “6 Ball screen continuity offense (“20 offense”) drills by Team USA Don Showalter with animations!” »
Ball screen continuity offense
The 20 offense as we call it is a ball screen continuity offense that allows players to make plays using ball screens at the wing and get shots in the KILL ZONE. Anytime the guard gets into the kill zone, we want them to take a shot in this high percentage area.
The 20 offense allows for easy ball reversal, good post play going to the basket and gets the ball to the free throw line area which puts the defense at a great disadvantage. The defense must make some adjustments to stop the effectiveness of the ball screens and allows the players to make some plays reading the screens.
We used this for our USA Basketball Developmental National Team and found the teams we played had some difficulty with how to guard the ball screens and allowed us to take advantage of mistakes for easy baskets. Continue reading “Don Showalter’s ball screen continuity offense “20 offense”” »