S4DL BASKETBALL RULES

 

CLOCK

 

TWO 20 MINUTE RUNNING TIME HALVES.  CLOCK **NEVER STOPS** EXCEPT  FOR:

 

A)  1 MINUTE MAX STOP FOR SUBS EVERY 5 MINUTES.  HALFTIME STOP IS 2 MINUTES MAX.

 

B)  COACH TIME OUT IN LAST 2 MINUTES OF GAME ONLY.

 

C)  DEAD BALL IN THE LAST 2 MINUTES OF GAME ONLY.

 

SUBSTITUTIONS

 

ALL PLAYERS ON BENCH MUST SUB IN EVERY 5 MINUTES.  NO OTHER SUB TIMES ALLOWED.

 

TIME OUTS

 

EACH TEAM GETS ONE 30 SECOND TIME OUT DURING THE LAST 2 MINUTES OF GAME ONLY.

 

ONLY COACHES MAY CALL TIME OUTS.  LOSS OF POSSESION FOR ILLEGAL TIME OUT CALLED.

 

DEFENSE

 

MAN TO MAN ONLY.  PLAYERS MUST STAY “NEAR” MAN AT ALL TIMES.  PLAYER WITH BALL CAN BE DOUBLE TEAMED ONLY IN THE LANE OR ON THE BLOCKS DOWN LOW.

 

PRESSING

 

LAST 2 MINUTES OF GAME ONLY.  DOUBLE OR TRIPLE TEAM FULL COURT ALLOWED.

 

OVERTIME

 

JUMP BALL. FIRST TEAM TO SCORE TWO POINTS WINS (ONE BASKET OR TWO FREE THROWS).

 

FREE THROWS

 

ONE AND ONE AWARDED ON 7TH FOUL OF EACH HALF.

 

DOUBLE BONUS AWARDED ON 10TH FOUL OF EACH HALF.

 

SPORTSMANSHIP

 

IF A TEAM LEADS BY 25 POINTS, THE SCORE IS CLEARED AND REMAINS AT 0-0  REST OF GAME.

 

GAMES RULES

 

ALL NY STATE HIGH SCHOOL RULES APPLY PER RULE BOOK @ NYSPHSAA.ORG