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NFHS Case Play 9.9.1 Situation C

A1 is dribbling in his/her backcourt and throws a pass to the frontcourt. While standing in A’s frontcourt:
(a) A2 or
(b) B3 touches the ball and deflects it back to A’s backcourt where it touches the floor. A2 recovers in the backcourt.

(a), it is a violation. The ball was in control of A1 and Team A, and a player from A was the last to touch the ball in frontcourt and a player of A was the first to touch it after it returned to the back court. In
(b), legal play. A Team A player was not the last to touch the ball in the frontcourt. Team A is entitled to a new 10-second count.


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