Basketball Free Throw Line Distance

Basketball Free Throw Line

How far is it from the bottom of the backboard to the free throw line?

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Mar 18, 2011
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free throw line distance
by: Anonymous15 feet

Feb 01, 2009
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huh?
by: AnonymousThat’s WAY too long.How about for middle school basketball – does it change?

Nov 04, 2008
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RE: free throw distance
by: AnonymousIs this true for youth basketball (9ft baskets?)

May 25, 2008
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Basketball free throw line distance
by: Joe Waters – webmasterHere are a few different measurement for you in regard to the basketball free throw line.-The free throw line is 15 feet from the backboard.

-The free throw line is 19 feet from the baseline.

-The free throw line is 13 feet from the front of the rim.

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