== == The orange Basketball was introduced in the late 1950's by Tony Hinkle. He did so to make it easier for both players and spectators to see the ball. Other than visibility, there is no reason why basketballs are orange.
none its a basketball none its a basketball
Most recognizable NCAA basketball team with orange uni's is the Syracuse "Orangemen"
Orange, or a Brownish-Orange.
an orange one
Visibility. Orange is easy to see.
Cause they use orange paint.
Otto the Orange is the mascot of the Syracuse Basketball team. The Syracuse Basketball team is also nicknamed Syracuse Orange, hence the name for the mascot Otto the Orange.
According to NCAA specifications, basketball game balls are one of 3 PMS colors. The pantone colors are Orange 151, Red-Orange 173 or Brown 1535.
Orange and Yellow
the orange stuff is rubber on most basketballs.