Simple Youth Basketball
Play 2: "20"

Simple Youth Basketball Play 2 is called "20". This play utilizes multiple screens and cuts, along with constant movement by the players.







When executed properly, this play will produce many easy scoring opportunities for you! I hope you find this play to be helpful and informative!

Enjoy and best of luck!


Simple Youth Basketball Play 2:
"20"


To help you understand the play, please follow the key below.

  • 1 = Point Guard

  • 2 = Wing

  • 3 = Wing

  • 4 = Post

  • 5 = Post

  • Black Dotted Arrow = Pass

  • Black Straight Arrow = Player Movement



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  • The players start in a 1-2-2 formation. The post players will start at the high posts and the wings will start at the low posts.

  • 4 and 5 will down screen for 2 and 3.

  • As this is happening, 2 and 3 should be setting up their defenders with a good fake and then cut shoulder to shoulder off the screener.

  • 1 will dribble either right or left (right in this case) and pass to the wing coming off the screen.

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  • When 2 receives the pass from 1, 4 should clear out to the corner.

  • As this is happening, 5 should move to the middle post area looking for a pass from 2.

  • 1 will set a screen for 3 who will go to the top of the key.

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  • If 2 does not pass the ball to 5 in the post, they should quickly pass out to 3 at the top of the key.

  • As this is happening, 1 will set a screen for 5.

  • 3 will dribble the ball to the left and look for 5 coming off 1's screen.

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  • If 5 does not get the pass, they should clear out to the corner.

  • 1 will then set a screen for 4.

  • 4 should come off of 1's screen and go directly into the lane, looking for a pass from 3.

  • 3 should pass to 4 if they are open.









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