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January 9, 2019; Chestnut Hill, MA, USA; Boston College Eagles forward Jairus Hamilton (1) and Virginia Cavaliers guard De'Andre Hunter (12) in action during the NCAA basketball game between Virginia Cavaliers and Boston College Eagles at Conte Forum. Virginia won 83-56. Anthony Nesmith/CSM(Credit Image: © Anthony Nesmith/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

Pack Line Playbook: Post Defense

Pack Line Playbook: Post Defense

Three post defense concepts – walling up, choking the post and post traps – from the Pack Line defense. The focal point of post defense within Pack Line principles is to limit deep catches. Pack Line teams want to keep the ball out of the “Post Box” altogether (see diagram below). When the ball does

Virginia Cavaliers guard Kihei Clark (0) during the NCAA Basketball game between the George Washington Colonials and the Virginia Cavaliers at John Paul Jones Arena on Sunday November 11, 2018 in Charlottesville, VA. Jacob Kupferman/CSM(Credit Image: © Jacob Kupferman/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

Pack Line Playbook: Lock And Trail

Pack Line Playbook: Defending single and double down screens within the Pack Line Defense using the “Lock and Trail” technique. The Pack Line style of defense features some unwaivering absolutes. There are specific rules and techniques that change little from game-to-game or opponent-to-opponent.The mindset is to do a few things and do them well. We will