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Yes because you have to prepare for the NBA by shooting at the three point line.

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Q: 3 point line in college basketball?
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When did the 3 point line come into effect in college basketball?


Are pro basketball and college basketball courts the same size?

The 3 point line is farther on an NBA court.

Will the distance on the 3 point line be extended?

For college basketball in the United States, the 3 point line is scheduled to be extended from 19' 9'' to 20' 9'' in the 2008-09 season.

Why wasn't there a 3-point line in the 1982 men's NCAA final four championship?

The 3-point shot wasn't introduced into college basketball until 1986.

What is the length of the new 3-point line in college basketball?

Starting in the 2008-09 season, the college three point line will be at a distance of 20 feet, 9 inches which is one foot further than it was previously.

How long is a college basketball 3?

3 point line in Men's college basketball is arc radius 20 feet 9 inches (6.32 m), no less than 4 feet 3 inches (1.30 m) from each sideline

What is the distance to the 3 point line in womens college basketball?

The three point line distance in women's college basketball is 19 feet 9 inches. Men's basketball three point line distance is also 19 feet 9 inches. however, that will change to a distance of 20 feet 9 inches beginning in the 2008-2009. The three point line distance in women's basketball will not change. The Playing Rules Oversight Panel also approved moving the women's 3-point line in all three divisions back a foot to 20 feet, 9 inches for the 2011-12 season.

What is the perimeter of a basketball?

The 3 point line.

How many point do you earn if the puck goes in the basketball net?

In basketball, there is no "puck". You play with a basketball. In basketball, you can either get 1, 2, or 3 points. When you are shooting a free-throw and make it, you get 1 point. When you are inside the 3 point line and you shoot the ball and make it, you get 2 points. And finally, when you are outside the 3 point line you get 3 points.

What is the name of the line that is in the middle of the basketball court?

3 point line

How far is the basketball line from the 3 point line?

i think you mean how far is the three point line from the net?!? High school: 19ft College:21ft NBA:24ft

Are high school and college basketball distances the same for free throw line and three- point line?

yes they are the same, the only difference is between American and Canadian the 3 point line in the states is in 1 foot in toward the hoop:) - NO they ARE NOT the same!! HS is 19.75ft College is 20.75ft!!

How far from the hoop is the three point line in basketball?

Most courts are or have been 19 feet, but since the NCAA changed the college 3-point line from 19 to 20 feet, many open gyms are changing to 20 as well. An NBA 3-point line is 23 3/4 feet away.

Scoring system in basketball?

The system for scoring in basketball is that each shot that is within the 3 point line is worth 2 points, and anything beyond the 3 point line is worth 3 points. Shots that are made from the foul line are worth 1 point.

What is the key in basketball?

The top of the 3 point line

When was the 3 point line put in basketball?


When was the 3 point line installed for basketball?


When did 3 point line start in college basketball?

1979, the NBA first adopted it on October 12th. Chad Donahue made the NBA's first three point basket

In 2008-2009 college basketball season are they going to move the 3 point line back an inch?

No, the 3-point line is going to be moved back one foot from 19 feet 9 inches to 20 feet 9 inches.

What is a two-point basket in basketball?

Anybasket inside the 3 point line

How far is the college 3 point line?

The three-point line in college is 20.75 feet. This is measured from the centre of the basket.

Three point line basketball?

The three point line is a line around the perimeter that if you shoot out of it and make it, it counts as 3 points.

Is the 3 point line in basketball different for boys and girls?

The three point line is the same for either one.

How far is three point line in middle school basketball?

19"9' from the basket to the 3-point line

How far from the top of the key is the three point line in high school basketball?

The back of the 3 point line is 6 feet from the back of the free throw line in high school basketball.