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1984. I was going from high school to playing as a freshman at Georgia Tech when they switched.

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Is the size of basketball used for college womens basketball games the same as for high school womens basketball games?


Size of a basketball?

a mens basketball is a TF 500, and a womens basketball is a TF 250 or 28.5

What size basketball is a 28.5?

This is the regulation size for womens basketball. Often this is also the sized that is prefered to be used for youth basketball as well. It is smaller than the size of a regulation men's basketball.

What size ball does womens basketball have?

its smaller than a mens ball

What size basketball for a 9 year old girl?

Typically for that age girls use the womens size or 28.5.

What is the size of a womens basketball?

The NCAA, ACC, ECAC, MASCAC, WNBA Etc. Use A Standard 28.5 Inch Ball. National Teams Use FIBA Womens Reg. Size.

What are the different in men and womens basketball?

The ball size, the three point line, and the quarter lengths.

What is the size of a womens high school basketball?

28.5. Guys are 29.5, but I've played with a 30.

Positions is womens basketball?

Womens basketball has the same positions and rules as mens basketball. Guard, forward, center etc..

Is there a difference when shooting with a men's basketball compared to a women's basketball?

not really a womens ball is smaller than a mens basketball and a womens basketball is lighter

Womens basketball in front of an audience?

As in is womens basketball played in front of an audience. If so, yes it is.

What are the ball regulations in basketball?

Generally, boys' 12 and under use a womens basketball of 28.5 inches. At 13, boys' use the regulation size ball of 29.5 inches.

What is the size of a basketball for men's basketball?

28.5 is womens29.5 is mens

Does the rim of a basketball ever change size?

No. The size of a basketball rim never changes. It will always be the size of 2 basketballs (regulation size) put together.

How much does a basketball weigh?

The standard 29.5" basketball weighs 22 ounces.It Depends on the sizeSize 7 Official 20-22 OZSize 6 Womens 18-20 OZ

What is a 30 waist in mens jeans in womens jeans?

Jr.size 7 or 9. It seems to change with the maker. Womens size 8.

What is the height of an womens basketball goal?

the height of a womens basketball goal is like all the other goals, 10 feet

What is a youth size 6 to womens?

Its a size 8 in womens

What would a mens waist size 36 be in womens clothing size?

Mens waist sizes are simply womens sizes + 20. For example, Womens size 8 = Mens size 28 and Womens size 10 = Mens size 30. To answer the question, a mens waist size 36 is a womens size 16.

What is the circumference of an official basketball?

The official NBA men's ball is a size 7 at 29.5 inches. The official WNBA womens's ball is a size 6 at 28.5-29 inches.

What is woman basketball?

the WNBA. Womens National Basketball Association

What are the sizes of basketball?

A womens basketball is 28.5" in circumference and a mens basketball is 29.5" in circumference.

How much bigger is a men's basketball than a woman's basketball?

a womens basketball is 28.5!!

How long do you have to get basketball out of your half court in womens basketball?

8 seconds

What size is kids shoe 13.5 in a womens?

What size is kids shoe 3.5 in a womens?