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An offensive player cannot stand in the key for more than 3 seconds. If he or she does, then the other team gets the ball.

In the NBA, this rule applies to defensive players as well.

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Q: In basketball what is the three second rule?
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What is High school basketball three second rule?

the three second rule doesn't only apply to high school basketball, it applys to any basketball (including the NBA). The three second rule is when three seconds have been spent in the 'key' consecutively without exiting and re-entering the key. In which case, this is a turnover


What is the 90 second rule?

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What year was three seconds adopted in basketball?

On the offensive end, the three second rule was adopted in 1936. On the defensive end, the rule was adopted in 2001.


What is three second violation?

A three second violation is a rule violation in basketball, which occurs when an offensive player is standing in the paint for more than three seconds.


Which sport has a three in the key rule?

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Does youth basketball have a defensive 3 second rule?

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What is the 3 second rule in English basketball?

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Is there a 5 second back to the basket rule in basketball?

yes


Is there a 10 second or 8 second back court rule in girls High School basketball?

There is no time allotment in girls basketball. They can take as much time as they want. There is a 10 second rule in boys high school and college ball. The NBA has an 8 second rule.


Is the three second rule in effect during a throw in?

There is a five second rule for a throw in.


What is the ten second rule in basketball?

the ten second rule in basketball is called when the offense (team with the ball) has not yet crossed half court on to the other side within the ten second time limit. The National Basketball Association changed this rule to the "8 second rule", where as the name suggests, an offensive player must cross the ball passed the half court line 8 seconds after gaining possession.


Is there a ten second rule in girls high school basketball?

Varies state to state. NFHS rules state that there is a 10 second rule, however some states(usually the ones that utilize shot clocks such as California) do not use the rule. States without a shot clock (such as Arizona) typically do use the 10 second rule. NCAA women's basketball does not have a 10 second rule.

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