• Inbounds Box Set

  • Purpose

    Creates multiple passing opportunities for an inbounder on the baseline.

  • Drill Setup

    3 takes the ball out. 5 and 4 are on the blocks. 1 and 2 are on the elbows.

  • How It Works

    1. 3 slaps the ball.
    2. 4 V cuts and steps out to the corner.
    3. 3 passes to 4.
    4. 1 and 2 exchange places.
    5. 4 passes to 1.
    6. 1 passes to 2.
    7. 5 flashes high.
    8. 4 runs off a screen from 3 for the lob.
    9. Option 2: If 4 is covered, 4 clears to the other side of the lane and so does 5. 3 comes up and sets a flare screen for 1.
    10. 2 throws a skip pass to 1 for a 3-pointer.

Setting up the lob to 4.

A flare screen from 3 opens 1 for a 3-pointer.

  • Coaching Tips

    Put your best lob pass player at 4 and your best 3-point shooter at 1 to maximize the effectiveness of this set.