Tournament Rules

ICBA League rules for game play apply except to what is listed below and all league rules can be found on-line at www.icbabasketball.com

Girls & Boys: 8,9,10 – Two 12 minute halves

Girls & Boys: 11 TO 14 – Two 14 minute halves

TIMEOUTS - 3 one-minute timeouts per game

2 Minute half time

SEVENTH TEAM FOUL IS ONE-AND-ONE REST OF HALF. ONLY ONE-AND-ONE AT SEVENTH TEAM FOUL AND BEYOND. PLAYER FOULS OUT AT 6TH PERSONAL FOUL. IF A TEAM RUNS OUT OF PLAYERS, LAST FOULED OUT PLAYER CAN REMAIN AND THERE WILL BE A TECHNICAL (ONE SHOT) ASSESSED FOR EACH PERSONAL FOUL BY HIM OR HER THE REST OF THE GAME.

TWO TECHNICAL FOULS = COACH AND/OR PLAYER ARE OUT OF THE GAME. COACH MUST EXIT BASKETBALL FACILITY.

3 minute overtime until there is a winner. Timeouts do carry over into overtime. No timeouts added in overtime.

LEAGUE MERCY RULES APPLY during the game. CAN BE FOUND AT www.icbabaketball.com

***STRICTLY ENFORCED - TABLE SCOREBOOK IS OFFICIAL. NO TEAM SCOREKEEPER IS ALLOWED AT SCORER'S TABLE FOR CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES. TIME OFFICIAL AND TOURNAMENT OFFICIALS ARE ALLOWED AT SCORER'S TABLE***

TIE-BREAKERS FOR PLAYOFFS AND OR CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES:

1. HEAD-TO-HEAD (WHEN APPLICABLE)

2. POINTS ALLOWED

3. POINT DIFFERENTIAL

4. POINTS SCORED

5. COIN FLIP

3-WAY TIE TIEBREAKER TO ADVANCE TO PLAYOFFS AND/OR CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES:

1. HEAD-TO-HEAD (WHEN APPLICABLE)

2. POINTS ALLOWED

3. POINT DIFFERENTIAL

4. POINTS SCORED

5. STRENGTH OF VICTORIES

6. COIN FLIP

3-TEAM DIVISIONS: Playoffs are played within the bracket and the winner of the bracket advances to the Championship Game for that bracket, except for a 13-team bracket. In a 13-team bracket, which consists of three Flights (6,4 & 3 teams), the winner of the three-team Flight will advance to a semifinal game against one of the other teams that advanced to the playoffs. Schedule has playoff matchups.

Top two teams in one Flight bracket or two Flight winners will meet in finals for brackets without semifinals. Tie-breakers are in effect for teams with identical records to determine playoff outcome.