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# In inches, how high is a basketball rim from the ground?

Question #14129. Asked by Tina. (Oct 09 01 12:33 PM)

TFG

A goal is 10 feet off the ground so 10*12= 120 inches off the ground

 Oct 09 01, 12:37 PM
McGruff

120 inches

e. Each basket ring shall be securely attached to the backboard with its upper edge 10' above and parallel to the floor and equidistant from the vertical edges of the board. The nearest point of the inside edge of the ring shall be 6" from the plane of the face of the board. The ring shall be painted orange.
http://aol.nba.com/analysis/rules_1.html?nav=ArticleList

 Feb 16 05, 4:29 AM
iamtheotaku

It's feet so do the math! 120 inches!

 Jan 01 06, 9:47 PM

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