: in or into the opposite end of the court (as in basketball)
Examples of downcourt in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebDunk, hang, pull yourself up parallel to the floor, swing like a chandelier around in a circle, launching yourself back downcourt.
Scott Ostler, SFChronicle.com, 10 July 2018
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