In 2015, the NCAA passed rules that expand the restricted arc area under the basket from three feet to four feet. They also decided to move the women's three-point line back to the men's line - 20 feet, nine inches - so they are both the same distance from the hoop.
Area (Court): 4,700 ft2 | 436.64 m2 Baskets: 4’ | 122 cm from perimeter, 10’ | 305 cm high Three-point Arc: 23’9” | 7.24 m, 22’ | 6.7 m corners Free-Throw Line: 15’ | 4.57 m from basket Center Circle: 12’ | 366 cm diameter Material (Indoor): Polished wood, usually maple Material (Outdoor): Paving, concrete, asphalt::
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The total area of a professional basketball court is 420m². The minimum area allowed under Basketball England's guidance is 364m². These measurements apply to both indoor and outdoor courts. The addition of 2.05m run-offs and 2m for teams and officials on the sideline increases the total area to 677.31m². Basketball court dimensions in feet. A basketball court is 91.86ft long and 49.21ft wide.
In the National Basketball Association (NBA), the court is 94 by 50 feet (28.7 by 15.2 m). Under International Basketball Federation (FIBA) rules, the court is slightly smaller, measuring 28 by 15 meters (91.9 by 49.2 ft). In amateur basketball, court sizes vary widely. Many older high school gyms were 84 feet (26 m) or even 74 feet (23 m) in length.
The court areas of a typical basketball court include: Three Second Area This is the area below the free throw line and between the lane lines. It is sometimes called the "Paint" since, in most gyms, it is painted. I f any offensive player remains in this area for more than three seconds it is a violation and the other team gets the ball.
Basketball court dimensions are as follows: #1 NBA/NCAA - regulation basketball court dimension is 94' long by 50' wide. #2 High School basketball court dimension measure 84' long by 50' wide. #3 Jr. High School basketball court dimension measure 74' long and 42' wide. Click here for a diagram layout of basketball court dimensions.
"In basketball, the basketball court is the playing surface, consisting of a rectangular floor with tiles at either end. In professional or organized basketball, especially when played indoors, it is usually made out of a wood, often maple, and highly polished.
Regulation basketball court dimensions are 94 feet long by 50 feet wide. Basketball court size varies depending on the league and level of play. The court measures 94 feet long by 50 feet wide for NBA court dimensions and WNBA and college. Note the paint area – the free throw lane – is 16 feet across.