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he shoots a basket from three yards away making it a three pointer

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How many points is a 3-pointer in basketball?

3... ._.

On TV the term 3 pointer is in which sport?


How much is a 3-pointer shot worth in basketball?

3 points

If a basketball player shoots a 3 pointer only hits the backboard ball hits ground same player retrieves ball is that considered traveling?


How many feet away from the hoop is a 3 pointer in basketball?

3 feet

What is a ''field goal'' in Basketball?

A field goal in basketball is also called a three pointer. A three pointer is when a player shoots the ball outside the three point line and makes it.

How can a player score 4 points in a single shot in basketball?

This can happen when a player is fouled while shooting a 3-pointer and makes the shot. They are awarded with a free throw, in addition to making the 3-pointer. If the free throw is made, the result is 4 points.

In college basketball why do some courts have two three point lines?

This is because some have the college 3 pointer AND the Pro 3 pointer.

What's a field goal in basketball?

A field goal in Basketball is also called a three pointer. A three pointer is when a player shoots the ball outside the three point line and makes it.

Who sank the first 3 pointer in collage basketball and what year?

cade- 2005

What does 3p percent mean in basketball stats?

It means your 3 pointer percentage.

Who shot the first 3-pointer in College Basketball?

Ronnie Carr of Western Carolina

Is there a 100 pointer shot in basketball?


What is the three different point values for making a basket in basketball?

1 pointer-free throw 2 pointer-shot made within the 3 point line 3 pointer-shot made behind the 3 point line

What is the 3 point rule?

In basketball, there is a 3 pointer line, beyond which a player gets 3 points instead of 2 if he nets. It gets more difficult to score when someone is standing far from the rim.

How do you shot a 3 pointer shot in basketball?

A three pointer shot is above the free throw line. If you want to make it, try perfecting your shot.

Can you score 4 basketball points in 1 shot?

You cannot; the highest you can score is a 3-pointer.

Which college has scored one 3 pointer in every basketball game?

Vanderbilt, UNLV, and Princeton...

What kind of basketball shots are there?

3 pointer free throw kobe shot jk lol

Kobe Bryant's favorote thing about basketball?

doing 3 pointer shot and slam dunks

How do you make threes in basketball?

If you mean litterly then you cant make threes. If you mean a 3 pointer then you stand on the 3 point line and shoot the ball in the basketball hoop!!

How do you shoot a 3 pointer in Wii sports resort basketball?

Score from the dark brown-ish area.

How do you make three points in basketball?

you shoot a 3 point shot and make it or a and 1 on a 2 pointer

When would 2 points be rewarded in a basketball game?

When a player scores a basket within the three-pointer semi circle.

When in basketball do you earn a three pointer?

When you shoot from the three pointer line which is behind the foul line.