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2-3 Zone Principles Part 2

Diagram 1: 2-3 Zone vs Overload

  • In situations where the offense overloads the zone by having four players on one side of the floor, a “Bump” call is used.

Diagram 2

  • The ball side guard will spring to the ball and bump the other defender down to guard the corner.
  • Player initially guarding the ball cannot leave to guard corner offensive player until bump man arrives.

Diagram 3

  • Center in the middle of back line zone is best player to identify “bump” calls.