Jr. Mustang Rules

All leagues:
-(4) eight minute quarters (running clock). Clock stops the last minute of the 2nd and 4th quarters if score is within 10 and all free throws.
-Overtime periods will be (1) minute. There is no overtime period in the K-2 grade leagues.
-Three 30 second time-outs per team.
-All Players should play at least half of every game.

Ball Size:
-K – 6th Grades – 28.5 (Women’s Size)
-5th – 8th Grades Girls: Womens Ball
-7th – 8th Boys: Mens Ball

Hoop Height:
-K – 2: 8 Feet
-3 – 8: 10 feet

Fouls:
-Grades K – 2: No personal or team fouls will be kept.
-Grades 3 – 8: No personal fouls will be kept but team fouls will be kept.

Free Throws:
-Grades K – 2: Shoot free throws on shooting fouls only. No bonus situation
-Grades 3 – 8: Regular bonus and shooting foul situations.

Other Rules:
-Grades K – 2nd: Man to Man only. No double teaming allowed.
-Grades K – 4th: The defensive team must drop back past the mid-court line when the ball is in-bounded, after a basket or rebounded after a missed shot attempt. Defensive position on any player cannot be established until the offensive player has both feet across the mid-court line. Failure to drop back past the mid-court line will result in an illegal defense being called. Coaches need to constantly remind their players of this rule in order to keep the game flowing. No full court pressing.

-No full court press allowed if winning by 10 or more.