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Rule 4-25

RULE 4 - SECTION 25
HELD BALL

A held ball occurs when:

ART. 1 . . . Opponents have their hands so firmly on the ball that control cannot be obtained without undue roughness.

ART. 2 . . . An opponent places his/her hand(s) on the ball and prevents an airborne player from throwing the ball or releasing it on a try.

Source: NFHS Basketball Rules Book 2019-2020

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