The regulation distance from the ground to the top of the rim is 10 feet for all levels of play. Regulation backboards are 6 feet wide (72 inches) by 42 inches tall. All basketball rims (hoops) are 18 inches in diameter. The inner square on the backboard is 24 inches wide by 18 inches tall.
Average women’s basketball player height by position. Average point guard height: 5’6” Average shooting guard height: 5’8” Average small forward height: 5’9” Average power forward height: 5’10” Average center height: 6’0” In NCAA Division 1 women’s basketball, the average basketball player height is 5’6”. Back to Top ^
In meters, it’s 28.65 m long and 15.24 m wide. The WNBA and NCAA use an identical court size—94 feet long by 50 feet wide. High school courts are a bit shorter, measuring 84 feet long by 50 ...
The distance from the gym floor to the rim is 10 feet. This rim height is the same for Junior High, High School, NCAA, WNBA, FIBA, and the NBA. Some kids’ leagues will lower the hoop to 8 feet or 9 feet to acknowledge that younger kids have difficulty shooting at 10 feet high hoops.
On a professional NBA court the three point arc is positioned 22’ from the center of the basketball hoop. On college courts, for both men and women, the 3 point arc is positioned 20’.9” from hoop center. On high school courts the 3 point arc is positioned 19’.9” from the hoop center. High School Basketball Hoop Height
15'. 15.09'. *Notes: NBA 3-pt line: Arc starts at baseline 3' from sideline and peaks at 23' 9" from basket center. Line measures 22' at the point directly to the left and right of basket center. WNBA 3-pt line: Parallel lines 36" from the sidelines extend 63" from baseline to arc 22' 13.25" from basket center.
Women’s College Basketball Court Once again, the official length and width of the entire basketball court surface is 94 feet in length and 50 feet in width. The foul line is 15 feet away from the front of the backboard and is 18 feet and 10 inches away from the baseline.
These basketballs typically feature two different colors and are slightly bigger, with a 30.7-inch circumference for the men’s ball and a 29-inch circumference for the women’s.