there are two refferies in a Basketball game
The role of a basketball referee is to make sure the game of basketball runs smoothly and the right team wins the game. The referee also has the power to call off a game if conditions get too bad
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duties of referee in basketball
Referee, umpire, timekeeper, scorekeeper. Referee usually is the one that starts the jump ball.
Basketball officials are called referees. In the NBA there are three referees assigned to each game. One referee is referred to as the Lead or Head Referee.
College basketball games generally have three officials. They is officially one referee and two umpires and the lead referee is referred to as the crew chief.