Rules

AGE BASED TOURNAMENTS
Tournaments will follow the National Federation High School Rules
Below will be the following exceptions.

STOP CLOCK
Age Divisions –
9u, 10u, 11u, 12u       14 Minute Halves       2 minute overtime
13u, 14u, HS                16 Minute Halves       2 minute overtime

BASKETBALL SIZE
Age Divisions – 
9u, 10u, 11u, 12u      28.5 basketball size
13u, 14u, HS               29.5 basketball size

PRESS/MERCY RULE
Teams ahead by 20 points or more during the 2nd half- the mercy rule will go into effect.
Teams may not full court press during the mercy rule and may begin their defense at half-court or below.
A running clock will begin during the last 8 minute during the mercy rule.
The clock will become regulation if the point difference reaches 10 points or less.

First Offense – Warning
Second Offense – 2 shot indirect technical foul

TIME-OUTS
(3) full timeouts
(1) time-out for each overtime

HALFTIME
Two (2) minutes in duration

BONUS
One and one on the 10th team foul