TIME MANAGEMENT ---  Questions

NO INSTRUCTIONS FROM THE COACH -- WHAT DO YOU DO??

20 seconds left in the game; no time outs; our ball out of bounds; we're 1 point ahead

20 seconds left in the game; no time outs; our ball out of bounds; we're 2 points behind

20 seconds left in the game; no time outs; their ball out of bounds; we're 1 point ahead

20 seconds left in the game; no time outs; their ball out of bounds; we're 1 point behind

10 seconds left in the game; we're 2 points behind - to win - or lose - the game, who should have the ball?

10 seconds left in the game; we're 2 points behind - the coach has set up a play for Player X, but I'm the best player on the team and I have the ball; what do I do?

10 seconds left in the game; we're 2 points behind - the coach has set up a play for Player X; I have an easy open shot; what do I do?

10 seconds left in the game; we're 1 point behind; we have to foul to have a chance to get the ball back; I'm the only player in position to take a quick foul, but I already have 4 fouls and I'm the best player on the team; what do I do?

At the end of the shot clock or playing time, who keeps track of time remaining?

At the end of playing time, score tied or very close, how do we play the clock?

In general, at the end of the game, do we play for a tie or the win? 



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Time Mgmt.htm        11-27-03