Team's Going in Wrong Direction Due to Our Error

Updated: Nov 3, 2019

On occasion we have mistakenly allowed teams to line up the wrong way on the jump ball and play has started with the teams going toward the wrong basket and sometimes scoring..... Here is the process of correcting...We all make errors, let's be aware...The key to this is "Focus"..Focus on the little things in every instance.

“When the official(s) permits a team to go in the wrong direction, and when the error is discovered all activity and time consumed shall count as though each team had gone in the proper direction. Play shall be resumed with each team going in the proper direction.”

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