Down – Zone Baseline Play vs 23

Zone Baseline PlayEasy Zone Baseline out of Bounds Play to get a layup for the inbounder.  Probably a good idea to have a taller player inbound the ball. View the PDF Diagrams of this Zone Baseline Play vs a 23 Zone and view the animation here.

On the smack of the ball:

  1. The 1 cuts to the strong side block. 3 pops behind 3pt line
  2. The 4 man cuts from the weak side block to the strong side corner
  3. The ball is entered to the 4 in the corner causing the low ball side defender to guard them.  The 1 the screens in the center of the zone creating a gap for the inbounder to step into.