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as soon as the ball hits something.

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Q: If a football is thrown out of bounds when does the clock stop?
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Does the college football clock stop on out of bounds plays?

Not anymore. It used to.

Why doesn't the clock stop when a player goes out of bounds in collage football?

look at my statistics

In old football rules did the clock stop by going out of bounds only in the last 2 minutes of a football game?

yes it is true that a referee must stop the clock by going out of bounds in the last 2 minutes of a football game. no-one knows why they were told to do this but now the rules have changed.

When does the clock stop in college football?

After first down, after incomplete pass, when player goes out of bounds a timeout

When thown out of bounds when does clock stop?

When the ball crosses the out of bounds line.

What stops the clock in an NFL game?

Penalties(If a flag is thrown), an incomplete pass, the ball carrier stepping out of bounds, change of possession, the quarterback spiking the ball, and timeouts stop the clock.

If a football player falls BACKWARD out of bounds does the clock stop?

Only if he has the ball.AnswerYes. The clock always stops when the ball goes out of bounds. It doesn't matter how it got there. Wrong - Although I don't feel it is a good rule, in college football if a player steps out of bounds going backwards and does not display a foward advance while carrying the ball the clock keeps running.

When the ball is ran out of bounds does the clock always stop?

No it depends on if it is a running clock or not.

Does the clock stop if a player fumbles the ball and the ball goes out of bounds?

Yes, when a fumbled ball goes out of bounds, the clock is to be stoped.

Does the clock stop in the last two minutes of a game when someone goes out of bounds?

the clock stops whenever the ball goes out of bounds . Time on the clock makes no difference

When was the rule change to allow Spiking the Football to Stop the Clock?

In 1987 the rules were amended as follows:In order to stop the clock, the quarterback is permitted to throw the ball out of bounds or to the ground as long as he throws it immediately after receiving the snap.

Does the clock stop when the ball goes out of bounds in basketball?

Yes. The clock stop and then restarts when the ball is thrown in and touches a player.That is partially correct but not in most situations. The clock does not stop even if the ball is out of bounce. It only stops when there are only a couple of minutes/seconds left in a quarter, especially the 4th when it is a tight game.

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