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It is when you get fouled when you tried to shoot and you go to the free throw line and shoot 1,2, or 3 times depending on what shot you take. Each shot counts for 1 point.

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Is a foul shot for basket ball called a free throw?

indeed.


How for is the free throw line from the basket?

The free throw line is 15 feet from the basket.


How far from the base line is the free throw line in basket ball?

15 feet


What is a dead ball rebound in basketball?

after a free throw (which is a dead ball situation) if they miss the basket and you catch 'the rebound'


What is the distance is the free throw line from the basket?

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Free throw, 2 pointer, 3 pointer.


What is the longest active free throw streak in college basket ball?

68 minutes and 42 seconds.


Does the air pressure in a basketball effect a free throw?

The air pressure in a basketball is going to affect a free throw shot. A ball that is low on air is going to be heavier and harder to throw the distance to get from the free throw line to the basket.


How many points are scored per basket for basketball?

not sure about college basketball, but the NBA it is 2 points per basket. if the shooter is fouled whilst making the shot he will then have the chance to make a free throw. if the ball goes in the basket then he takes 1 free-throw to make a total of 3 points. if the ball misses the basket then he takes 2 free-throws to make a total of 2 points.


How far is the free throw line from the basket in the ncaa?

The free throw line is 15 feet from the basket in both NCAA and NBA.


How far in feet is the free throw line to the basket?

The back of the free throw line is 13 feet 9 inches from the center of the goal or basket.


In basketball how far is it from the basket to the free throw line?

The center of the goal or basket is 13 feet 9 inches from behind the free throw line.


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How far away is NBA free throw line from the basket?

13 Feet 9 inches from the back of the free throw line to the center of the basket.


How far os the free throw line away from the basket?

The back of the free throw line is 13 feet 9 inches from the center of the goal or basket.


How far is the youth free throw line?

The youth free throw line is around 10ft from the basket.


What is a free throw shot in basketball?

When someone gets hit in basketball a foul is called and if they are shooting the ball at the basket they get to shoot a free throw. A free throw is worth one point and they are shot without jumping from the line about 15 feet straight from the hoop.


How did they come up with the name basketball?

You throw a ball in a basket. Basket ball. same thing i was gonna say, pretty obvious tho


How far is it from the free throw line to the basket in colige?

In College basketball the back of the free throw line is 13 feet 9 inches from the center of the goal or basket.


Why do you use a ball on basketball?

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Distance of free throw line to the basket?

15 feet


What is the length from the basket to the free throw line?

14 feet


How far from the basket is free throw line?

15 feet.


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