A soccer ball, according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basketball#Early_basketball. A soccer ball was used to play the first basketball game.
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 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
they used 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.
a brown soccer ball
surprise-- a soccer ball!!!
The first basketball wasent an auctual basketball it was a soccer ball.
A soccer ball.
A soccer ball
Dr James Naismith used a peach basket for the basket and for the ball was a socccer 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.
Yes, you can play with a tennis ball if you want. But in any competition or serious game a regulation size ball will be used
two sided hoops,a ball,basketball shirt and to collect 9 more people to play with
A soccer ball.
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.