Rule 4-5


ART. 1 . . . A team’s own basket is the one into which its players try to throw or tap the ball.

ART. 2 . . . Each team’s basket for practice before the game and for the first half must be the one farther from its team bench.

ART. 3 . . . The teams must change baskets for the second half.

ART. 4 . . . If by mistake the officials permit a team to go the wrong direction, when discovered all points scored, fouls committed, and time consumed must count as if each team had gone the proper direction. Play must resume with each team going the proper direction based on bench location.

Source: NFHS Basketball Rules Book 2019-2020

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