Netflix hit Last Chance U has announced that it will be transitioning from football to basketball. Netflix said today that the docuseries Last Chance U, which focuses on junior college football, will return for a a fifth and final season on July 28.
Also, announcing that the new series Last Chance U: Basketball will premiere in 2021. The new series will document the East Los Angeles Community College basketball team during their 2019-2020 season.
Season 5, Last Chance U: Laney, brings viewers inside the hustle and grind of Laney College JUCO football in Oakland, CA, where the Laney Eagles are embarking on a new season to defend their 2018 national championship. Under the leadership of the legendary Coach John Beam, the Laney players must overcome injuries, road blocks, and the pressure to prove themselves once again. This season will show how the culture and community has shaped this program, team and their outlook on the game of football.