the ball that was first used in basketball was a dodgeball
When basketball was invented, the ball used was a soccer ball.
the first basketball was a soccer ball
A soccer ball, according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basketball#Early_basketball. A soccer ball was used to play the first basketball game.
The first ball actually used was a soccer ball.
The first equipment used in basketball was a ball. This when combined with some sort of net brought about basketball.
The first hoop was made out of a peach basket, and they used a soccor ball for the first basketball.
The first basketball wasent an auctual basketball it was a soccer ball.
A soccer ball.
A soccer ball
it was a big heavy ball
It can be either a football or a soccer ball; after the first 3 minutes, they begin using a basketball.
A soccer ball.
It was a heavy ball, Kinda like our today "Bowling Ball" It was slighty lighter to allow the ball to enter the hoop.
Soccer was known and played before Basketball. At first the game was said to involve elements of American Football, Soccer and Hockey but these were just a means to describing the new game to outsiders, so Soccer ball was used until the first Basketball was manufactured in 1894.
The basketball net was first used in 1906 when people began opening the netting to let the ball fall throught.
He used a soccer ball at first then he changed it.
The first basketball was invented in 1942 by a physical education teacher named, James Naismith. The first basketball had seams on the outside that was used to identify the type of ball it was, and it was also used to for support. The seams in the basketball help the person playing keep grip of the ball.
The equipment that was used in 1892 for basketball was mainly a ball. The ball used was a soccer ball as the basket ball had not been created.
A peach basket. Whenever somebody made a basket, somebody would have to climb a ladder and get the ball out. Also, the first ball used in basketball was a soccer ball.
the soccer ball was never used
When basketball was first created players were not allowed to dribble the ball.
When Dr. Naismith invented basketball he didn't have a 'basketball' to use. So, he looked around his gymnasium and decided that a soccer ball was the right size and he used that.