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NFHS Case Play 4.19.3 Situation B

A1 drives to the basket with B1 in pursuit. As A1 begins the act of shooting, B1 gets a hand on the ball from behind and the subsequent contact takes A1 forcefully to the floor and out of bounds.

An intentional foul shall be charged when the contact is judged to be excessive, even though the opponent is playing the ball.

NFHS Rules Reference:

(4-11; 4-19-3d)


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