Basketball (5-on-5) Rules

Intramural Sports

The Cal Intramural Sports Basketball Rules are based on the NCAA Collegiate Basketball Rules. Some of the more important rules as well as rules unique to the Cal Intramural Sports Program are included herein. All players are responsible for reading this document prior to participating in Basketball.

Conduct and Disqualification
Picture Identification Is Required

 

5 on 5 Basketball Rules
Number of Players
Roster Limit
Uniforms and Attire
Sportsmanship Rating
Forfeit and Auto-Loss Policy
Length of the Game
Overtime
Time-Outs
Fouls
Intentional and Flagrant Fouls
Technical Foul Assessment
Definition and Scope of Technical Fouls
Fighting
Substitutions
Held Ball
Free Throw Lane
Lane Violations
In-Bounding

 

CO-REC BASKETBALL RULES
Players
Roster Limit
Scoring
Fouling
Jump Ball
Male players are NOT allowed in the free-throw lane
Offense
Defense
Back-court
Free-Throws
Penalties