Man to Man


“Clarifications for allowable Man to Man Defense for use in N.I.G.F.B.A games.”


In this document (PDF format) I will try and answer as many questions as possible on what is and what is not man to man defense.  The reality is that I cannot answer all the questions regarding this issue, and will rely on the coaches understanding the difference between a zone and Man to man and teaching accordingly.


Good Man to Man defense teaches:

Good Man to Man Defense Allows:

Zone Defense Teaches

How to recognize a Zone

“If you are not teaching a zone, the kids will not be playing a zone!!”