Self-Help Animations for Basketball Officials

Behind the scenes, basketball officials have a lot to remember.

Not only do they need to call the action fairly and make sure not to miss anything, but basketball officials also need to work well with each other, understand where the other officials are and make sure all areas of the court are accounted for.

How do officials figure this out? If you're interested in becoming a better official, these animations may help. From pregame responsibilities to court coverage to throw-in basics, iHoops is featuring the basics of becoming a great official in an easy-to-understand form:

2-Man Crews

Game Management


Coverage Areas


Throw-Ins


3-Man Crews

Game Management


Coverage Areas


Throw-Ins

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