Rules

2017 RITB TOURNAMENT RULES

** Age / Grade Eligibility:

Boys – Participation is “Age” not “Grade” based

http://www.aauboysbasketball.org/Rules-Articles/Ar…

Girls – Participation is “Grade” not “Age” based

** Pool Tie Breakers: 1) 2 teams  –  Head to head   2)  3 or more  –  point differential (max 15 points for wins).

CLOCK:

9U – 12U – 14 minute halves. Clock stops on all whistles.
13U – 17U – 16 minute halves. Clock stops on all whistles.

** The HOME TEAM is responsible for providing the THE OFFICIAL SCOREKEEPER AND GAME BALL

BONUS:

10th team foul. RUMBLE in the BRONX plays the â??RELEASEâ?? on foul shots.

DOUBLE BONUS:

13th team foul.

TIMEOUTS:

1 full and 1 :30 timeout awarded each half. (TIMEOUTS DO NOT CARRY)

(1) :30 timeout will be awarded for each overtime period.

MERCY RULE:

In play when there is a 20 Point lead with 3 minutes left. The clock runs or the game will be stopped.

** RUMBLE in the BRONX STAFF DISCRETION **

HALFTIME:

3 minutes (time permitting)

OVERTIME:

1st overtime 2:00
2nd overtime 1:00
3rd overtime 1st basket wins
Playoffs — all OTs 2:00

FORFEITS:

15 minutes after scheduled start time.

** ALL FORFEITS FOR FRIDAYS 6:00 PM GAMES WILL BE AT THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS DISCRETION **

TECHNICAL FOULS:

If a player or coach receives 2 technical fouls and is ejected from the game, they (player or coach) will AUTOMATICALLY sit out the next scheduled game.
NO EXCEPTIONS!

DISQUALIFICATION:

Anyone disqualified for fighting or exhibiting conduct resulting in an ejection from a game will be automatically banned from the tournament.

** THE TEAM, PROGRAM, PLAYER OR COACH IS SUBJECT TO BE BANNED FROM THE RUMBLE IN THE BRONX TOURNAMENT FOR A MINIMUM OF 1 YEAR AT TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS DISCRETION!