Basketball Defensive Conversion Concepts

Here are some ideas and drills that I have picked up from various sources and used to build our conversion defense. One of the sources I have used for this post is from this week’s eBook bundle. Jimmie Oakman’s Packline Defense is bundled with Trey Watt’s Swing...

Basketball Drills Transition Skill Drills

Today’s post is more drills from a collection put together by Nate Hill, Assistant Boys Coach at Colonel Crawford High School in North Robinson Ohio. These drills are transition finishing and defending drills. He has coached for 18 years from 7th grade through Varsity...

Roy Williams on Transition Offense

These notes on the Carolina Transition Offense came from Creighton Burns’ newsletter who found it on the Xs and Os of basketball. Idea is to play 94 feet of offense. Why? Unlike the perception that running teams play without discipline, you as the coach has control if...

Basketball Drills Frank Martin Transition

This is a 1 minute drill of current South Carolina Coach Frank Martin when he was at Kansas State running a continuous 2 on 1 drill. Make sure your sound is on as you watch. If you cannot see the drill, you can use the link below. It will take you to the Championship...

Basketball Drills Transition

I found this drill on FastModel Sports Basketball Plays and Drills Library. They have several pages with drills and plays posted by high school and college coaches. The site has thousands of drills and plays that have been submitted by basketball coaches from around...

Basketball Drills Convert to Defense

Since our teams convert to defense after almost every offensive possession, and it is much tougher to score against our set defenses, it is important that we work at being very good in our conversion defense. These 3 drills are conversion defense drills from the...

Basketball Drills Navy Transition

In order to help clarify our terminology and communication, I refer to going from offense to defense as conversion and from defense to offense as transition. I believe that every day as a part of your defensive work, it is essential to work on some type of conversion...

Basketball Drills Line Conversion

In my opinion, converting to defense is one of the key factors to being good defensively. Our goal every time we convert to defense is to force the opponent to play against our set 5 on 5 defense without fouling to do so. Depending on the level you coach, you will be...

Basketball Drills Transition Buildup

This video is of BYU’s Men’s Head Basketball Coach Dave The video is a You Tube video so make sure that you are on a server that allows You Tube access. If you are not, I have a link to be able to watch the video on the Championship Productions site. I have also...