Film Session: FGCU
Pat Chambers’ ball-screen coverage scheme against the Hoosiers on Tuesday night? The Eagles often sent two to the ball on the blitz to try and blow things up. As Xavier Johnson took the screen from Kel’el Ware, his man would go over it. As Johnson rejected the screen and turned back, the FGCU big would be waiting for him as his man recovered back. They’d put their hands up together to pressure Johnson.
Indiana eventually countered the blitz by sending Ware on a short roll near the end of the first half. And to start the second half, Indiana kept working the short roll, leading to two assists from Ware.
Today’s Film Session explores: