What is the legal basketball goal height?

Answer The regulation height of a basketball hoop on an official court is ten feet from the playing surface to the top of the goal. This is the height used in the NBA. The basketball court for NBA and NCA... Read More »

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What is the height of a jr. high basketball goal?

Official NBA, high school and junior high school basketball goals should be 10 feet high. Measure from court level to the center of the metal hoop. Heights may be adjusted for home or recreational ... Read More »

What is the height of an elementary basketball goal?

The official height for baskets from junior high to the NBA is 10 feet. Some elementary schools lower this to 9 feet, or even 8 feet for young children, but there is no official height regulation a... Read More »

What height of basketball goal do 4th graders play on?

The regulation height of baskets in all age divisions organized by the Youth Basketball of America is ten feet. Many youth basketball programs use lowered rims for their younger divisions. Typicall... Read More »

What is the official measurement of an NBA basketball goal?

The specifications for a National Basketball Association (NBA) regulation goal are a backboard that is 72 inches wide by 42 inches high, the inner square above the rim in a rectangle that is 24 inc... Read More »