BCWB

Fall Youth Basketball League

BCWB Youth Fall League Guidelines and Rules

Overall Guidelines for ALL Divisions

 

        Teams Can play with 4 players (However, game time may be adjusted to 12 min halves based on how hot / temperature. This will be an on-site decision).

o   If BCWB Staff determine a game can be played 4 vs 4 and agreement between the coaches, there will not be a forfeit and the game will be played. Less than 4 players will result in a forfeit.

        Grace Period 15 minutes | Player Fouls 5 max | Fouls (7) Bonus 1:1 (10) Bonus Shooting 2

        (2) 60 Second Time outs & (2) 30 Second Time outs per Game

        Overtime - 3 minutes / 1 Time out / No roll-over time outs | Double OT Winner on first point made

        Anyone may call a timeout during a dead ball situation.

        No jewelry (which includes: dangling earrings, necklaces, bracelets, watches, etc.) shall be worn during games. This is to help ensure the safety of all participants.

        Players must wear Face Covering / Mask when entering the Court. Do not need to wear Face Covering / Mask while playing. Optional when on the bench.

Grades 4th to 12th (Boys and Girls)

14 minute per halves (However, if playing with 4 players, game time will be adjusted to 12 min halves based on how hot / temperature. This will be an on-site decision).

Running clock Stops the last 2 minutes of the game | Clock stops on all time outs

Press Rule Team cannot press if up by 15 points | Elementary Divisions can not press if up by 10 points and cannot press

at court must back up below the 3-point circle for defense).

Game will be called (over) if team is leading by more than 25 points with less than 3:00 mins remaining in the game.

 

Ball Size

Girls 28.5

Boys 29.5