Practice defense against offense that switches positions.Offense:
• passes from guard to guard.Defense, during pass:
• 1 jumps with the ball.
• 2 defends straight up.
• 3 falls back to the middle.
• 4 denies the passing line.
• After the pass 1 and 3 switch position.
• Defenders 1 and 3 switch position too.
• 1 stays closest to the ball.
Back in starting position.
Offense 2 passes to 3 and the same sequence repeats.
To show why top defender stays closest to the ball and for practicing the defense against screens.
• Offense down screen from guard to center.
• Offense back screen from center to guard.
• As always communicate, if the screen is good the defender of the screener will call for a switch.