The game of basketball is scored with 1,2 and 3 point shots. Players get 1 point for foul shots, 2 points for any field goal that is not beyond the 3 point line, and 3 points for shots beyond the line.
NBAOn October 12, 1979, Chris Ford of the Boston Celtics scored the first three-point basket in NBA history . College On Nov. 29, 1980, Western Carolina's Ronnie Carr drilled a three-point field goal, the first in the history of college basketball.
On November 1, 1946, Ossie Schectman scored the first basket in the first game for the Basketball Association of America. The Basketball Association of America expanded in 1949 and became known as the National Basketball Association. So Ossie Schectman is credited with having scored the first basket in NBA history.
Each free throw is worth one point.
they team that scored gets a goal (3, 2 or one point)
Allan Caidic from the PBA (Philippine Basketball Association) scored 17 3pointers in a game, he scored a total of 79 points that game.