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you get to shoot 1 free throw

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Q: In basketball what happens when you make a three pointer and get fouled?
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I just dont get it. What the heck is a goal in basketball?

There are no "goals" in basketball. You score by making a two-pointer (inside the three-point line), a three-pointer outside of the three point line), or a free throw which is worth one point( you get those if you get fouled inside the paint).

If someone shot a three pointer in basketball got fouled and still made it in how many free throws do you get?

One free throw after the foul

When do you get three free throws?

when you get fouled when shooting 3 pointer

Is there a 4 pointer in basketball?

There is no "4 pointer" purely from a shot, however, should a three point shot be made and the shooter be fouled on the play, a free throw will be awarded giving the shooter the opportunity to complete a "4-point-play"

How do you use fouled in a sentence?

The basketball great fouled three times in the game.

Which NBA players has scored 4 points in 1 play?

dude. it happens all the time. fouled on the three pointer, make it, and one. 100's have.

If you get fouled at the three point line and make it what happens?

You have a chance for a 4 point play. You go to the free throw line and see if you can make the 1 free throw shot you are rewarded for being fouled and still being able to score the 3 pointer.

When in basketball do you earn a three pointer?

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

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.

Where is the three pointer line in basketball?

about three metres

How does a basketball player get a 3 pointer?

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

3 in the basketball?

A 3 or a three pointer is a type of shot that is taken from various places from around the three-point line. If you get the shot, then 3 points is awarded to your team. However, you must not step inside the three point line whilst shooting or else it will only be counted as a two pointer. If you are shooting a three-pointer and you are fouled in the process, instead of receiving a two shot penalty, you receive a three shot penalty.

Who sank the first three pointer in college basketball?

Ronnie Carr sank the first three pointer in 1980.

What is the highest you can score in basketball for one shot?

3 Actually it is 5, the highest shot you can hit would be a three-pointer, but if you were fouled flagrantly, then you would get two free throws, and could have a rare five-point-play.

Who took the first three pointer in the world?


What year did the three pointer enter high school basketball?

The three pointer entered high school as soon as the NBA created the three point shot.

What year did the three pointer enter college basketball?


If you shoot a two pointer in basketball and fall in three does it count as three?

no, it counts as 2

What is foul shot?

A foul shot is a shot that a player is granted if he/she is fouled while shooting the ball. It is shot from the freethrow line. If the player made his/her shot, then they get one, if he/she missed they get two, and if they are fouled while shooting a three-pointer, they get three freethrows, or foul shots

When are you allowed to shoot a free throw?

after you get fouled when you are shooting you get two but if you shoot a three pointer you get three shots if you made your original you get one less free throw shot.

How far is a three pointer from the basket?

20 feet from the basketball rim.

What is a 2 pointer in basketball?

A Two pointer is when the basket ball is shot from inside the three point line, it can be called a regular basket

Are there 5 pointers in basketball?

No there are not. The highest point you can get is a three pointer.

How many yards back is a three pointer in basketball?

17.6757889905 miles back

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.