How to Prepare a Punishing Full-Court Press

See how Lynn English high school (Mass.) boys’ bas­ket­ball uses video and data to scout oppo­nents, apply pres­sure and own the tempo.

How to Prepare a Punishing Full-Court Press

See how Lynn English high school (Mass.) boys’ bas­ket­ball uses video and data to scout oppo­nents, apply pres­sure and own the tempo.

If you’re play­ing against Lynn English high school and head coach Antonio Anderson, expect to fight for every inch of the hardwood.

Anderson employs a full-court press that his oppo­nents dread. The Bulldogs shep­herd oppo­nents into aggres­sive traps, bait them into poor pass­es, then cap­i­tal­ize on turnovers that lead to easy tran­si­tion buckets.

A press as for­mi­da­ble as this isn’t easy to achieve but in his Hudl Chalk Talk Anderson shared the fin­er points of his defen­sive scheme.