NFHS Case Play 9.1.3 Situation A

A1, at the free throw line to attempt a final free throw, fakes the release of the ball.

A violation by A1, Team B will be awarded a throw-in at the nearest spot. COMMENT: The faking of a free throw try is a violation. However, if A1 does not feel comfortable after starting his/her motion and stops to adjust, the players in the lane spaces are expected to hold their positions.

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