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Louisville Cardinals 1 Baseline Hook

This play is an excellent action to run versus a team that is very aggressive guarding pick & rolls. Not only do you force X1 to fight and catch up to the ball handler with the baseline stagger, but screening 5 into the side pick & roll will force X5 to be late as well. With 4 rolling to the rim this takes away your quick stunt help from the top of they key.

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Motion 3 from Oklahoma State’s Travis Ford

Today in their game vs Tennessee, Oklahoma State ran this action. For those minds asking why I called it Motion 3; in the audio from the game the call involved “something 3” and I figured I would just use Motion because its a common basketball term.