3X3 Hustle – Introduction

Published on: Jun 03 2019
Author: FDBA
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3×3 HUSTLE – INTRODUCTION

This is 3×3 Hustle. It’s a system formed through the NBL and Basketball Australia creating a pathway from the streets to the pros, all the way through to the Olympics.

3x3Hustle is a convenient game for anyone anywhere. Lace them up, bring a ball – it’s time to Hustle.

3X3 IS THE NAME, LET’S EXPLAIN THE GAME

  • 3 starters, one sub – that’s your squad.
  • Half the size but twice as fast – We play on one basket in a half-court setting.
  • Beyond the arc is 2 points, any other basket is worth 1 point.
  • First to 21 points or play out the 10 minutes – that’s how you win.
  • 12 seconds is all you have to put a shot up – that’s the shot clock.
  • Official 3×3 basketball is used, it’s a Size 6 with the weight of a Size 7.
  • Fouls: 6 team fouls.
    • Fouls 7, 8, 9: the penalty is 2 free throws
    • Fouls 10 or more receive 2 free throws + ball possession
  • 1 or 2 referees per game.