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# What is the height of the basketball backboard?

Updated: 9/27/2023

Wiki User

15y ago

The rim of a Basketball net is always a standard 10 feet from the ground, whereas the backboard is not. Glass backboards generally don't extend lower than a few inches below the rim, making them somewhere over 9 feet from the ground.

Wiki User

11y ago

Wiki User

14y ago

How high is a basketball backboard from the ground?

Wiki User

15y ago

If you are just needing the dimensions of the backboard itself - the backboard is 42" in height and 72" in width.

Wiki User

13y ago

Varies. 48", 50", etc.

Wiki User

12y ago

The rim is level at exactly 10 feet tall

Wiki User

14y ago

they are 14 feet

Wiki User

13y ago

8 -10 feet high

Wiki User

12y ago

10 feet

Anonymous

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3y ago

9 ft

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