Kentucky Wing Isolation with Dual Skip Option

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Name of Play Kentucky Wing Isolation wth Dual Skip Option
Nickname of Play Kentucky "4"
Is the play situational? No
Type of Play Offensive Set Play
Most appropriate age range(s) High School, College or Above
Best used against Man to Man

Setup

  • The player you want to isolate on the wing will start below the block like O3.
  • O5 will start at the Mid Post and O4 just above the elbow.
  • Your best option as a shooter off a skip or kickout should be in the place of O2 starting beneath the basket.
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Execution

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  • O5 sets a screen on the outside of the defender of O4 allowing them to fade into the corner.
  • O3 after receiving the ball looks to attack off isolation, swing back to O1, or skip/kick out for a shot to O2 or O4.