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Basketball 101: Learning the Game

It's basketball 101, and class is in session. Here you'll learn the basics of the game -- the positions, rules and regulations, and some of the key differences between college hoops and the NBA game.
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NCAA Basketball: Official Rules
The official rules of NCAA Men's Basketball, straight from the source, NCAA.org. Download or order the official rule book and videos, get court specifications, even apply for membership on the rules committee (if you happen to be an NCAA coach or administrator).

The Coach's Clipboard
An invaluable resource for any aspiring basketball coach -- or any fan eager to understand the subtle nuances of the "amoeba" defense.

Basketball Playbook Software
Diagram and print your own plays using this simple software application. The shareware application is free to download; a full registered copy costs $29.95.

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