Breakdown drills building up to 4-on-4 or 5-on-5 shell (see Defending - 4 on 4 shell). Start with one defender, then 2-on-2 and 3-on-3.- post up
To control a drill (e.g. with young players), use one or more coaches as attackers, then replace coaches with players e.g. to go live.
1) One defender
- close out, jump to the ball
- gap position, help and recover on dribble penetration
- basket cut
- help position - skip pass, help on baseline penetration, smash a weakside flash.
See Defending - 1 on 1 with passers, 3 on 1 shell, Villanova jump to the ball, PGC 5-point, 4 on 1 shell, Celtics jump to the ball, 1 on 1 - Ganon Baker give and go.