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The shooter has to wait for the ball to touch the rim.

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Is hitting the hand of a shooter a foul in basketball?

Yes. It is called a 'block' and will result in 2 foul shots for the shooter. If the shooter makes the shot but also gets fouled, the basket counts as 2 points and the shooter gets 1 foul shot opportunity.

How many seconds are allowed at foul line to attempt a foul shot?

In the NBA as well as all other levels of basketball in the United States, the shooter must release the ball within ten seconds. However, in European Basketball and FIBA, the shooter has five seconds.

How far is a college basketball foul shot?

a college basketball foul shot/line is always 15ft fron the center of the hoop

In basketball what is a foul shot?

in basketball you get foul shots when your shooting and someone on the other team makes contact with your body

How far away is a foul shot in basketball?

A basketball foul line shall be 2" wide and 15' from the backboard.

Is it a foul in basketball in you get shoved after your shot?

Yes it is a foul but you don't get free throws

What is a shot in basketball only worth one point?

A foul shot.

Basketball foul shots?

Basketball foul shots are given when ou have the ball, and you are going for the shot, when you are fouled by the other team.

Can a player talk to the shooter of a free throw during a foul shot?


What is a 1 point shot in basketball?

A foul shot equals one point.

When shooting a 3 point shot and get fouled how many shots at the foul line do you get in the nba?

In the NBA, if the shot is not made the shooter receives three free throws. If the shot is made, the shooter receives one free throw.

Does a missed shot due to a foul count against a players shot percentage in basketball?

No, the thought being that the foul did not allow the player to have a fair attempt at making the shot.

What is the fowl shot distance in basketball?

The foul shot distance is 15 feet from the basket.

How many points does a foul shot count in basketball?


How do you guard the shooter in basketball?

Guard the shooter as if he could pull the trigger (shoot) any minute. Usually, good shooters are not the fastest on the court. Get up in the grill of the shooter, but not so close that you may be called for a foul. Make sure you are in a good defensive position with your hands up, contesting the shot. Because he is a good shooter, guard him closely on the perimeter or wherever he is known for shooting.

What is an 'and 1' in basketball?

And 1 is a brand, but in basketball games it occurs when a player shoots, gets fouled, and the ball goes in the hoop. Because he is fouled he is awarded 1 foul shot. When he makes this foul shot it is called an and 1 because he added another point to the score board after the foul.

What is the name of the shot in basketball that is made from a set line?

i think you mean a foul shot (free throw)

What is free throw in basketball?

A free throw is a free shot (shot at the free throw line) awarded for a few circumstances. If a player is fouled while shooting (or the fouling team is over the foul limit), then the player will shoot two or three free throws depending on where they were standing when they shot the ball. A free throw is also awarded to the best free throw shooter when the other team receives a technical foul.

How many points is a regular basket in basketball?

A regular basket is worth 2 points in basketball. In basketball, a foul shot taken from the foul line is worth 1 point. A field goal, shot in normal play is worth 2 points. A shot taken outside the 3-point line will earn the successful attempt three points.

What is the foul in basketball when you slap the shooters arm?

i play basketball and if the person with the ball goes up for the shot and you slap him on the arm it is a shooting foul and you go to line to shoot free throws

Is it a foul to shout at an opposing player in basketball?

It depends. If you were to harrass the player then that would be a technical foul. But if you are just yelling shot as they are shooting, or ball ball then no it would not be a foul

What is the Penalty for stepping in the semi circle on a foul shot to early?

The shooter gets another shot if the person stepping inside the line is on the other team. Otherwise the possesion goes to the other team if the shooter's teammate is the one who stepped in the line. (And if the shot was made then it doesn't count.)

What is an on the floor foul in basketball?

All fouls are classified as on the floor fouls, other than technical fouls (which usually occur from unsportsmanlike conduct with a referee or opponent). A standard announcer will say "There is a foul on the floor...." just to start out the announcement. Although there is a difference between a floor foul and a shooting foul. Floor foul results in a change in possession of the ball. Shooting foul result in 2 or 3 free throw shots by the player that was fouled. The number of attempts depends on if the shooter was attempting a 2pt. or 3pt. shot when fouled.

What is the distance for a foul shot in basketball?

The free throw line is 15 ft. from the backboard.

How many fouls does it take in basketball to have a bonus?

7th foul you take a bonus shot