HW Cup - Basketball

Rules & Regulations

General Rules

1. Team Requirements

  • Man Basketball (5 VS 5) – FULL COURT

  1. A team consists of a maximum of twelve (12) players, with five (5) players on the court and seven (7) players as substitutes.

  2. Substitutions may enter the game only when the official acknowledges them.

  3. Spectators are not permitted in a team’s bench area. Each team will be allowed to have two coaches in the bench area.

  • Woman Basketball (3 VS 3) – HALF COURT

    • A team consists of a maximum of four (4) players, with three (3) players on the court and one (1) player as a substitute.

    • Substitutions may enter the game only when the official acknowledges them.

    • Spectators are not permitted in a team’s bench area. Each team will be allowed to have two coaches in the bench area.

2. Equipment (Both Men and Women)

  • Every player must wear his/her respective house t-shirt, with a short sports bottom and proper sports shoes.

  • Slippers are not allowed.

  • Participants who fail to wear their mandatory house t-shirts will not be allowed to take part despite having registered their names for the competition.

  • The official shall not permit any player to wear equipment that, in his or her judgement, is dangerous to other players. Jewelleries include rings, bracelets, necklaces, watches, earrings, hats and other hard substances or item judged to be dangerous.

  • All participants must bring their student IDs on the competition day for registration; failure to do so will result in disqualification.

  • All four houses must submit the final list of players by the 21st of February 2020.

3. Game Structure

  • Man Basketball

    • There will be two 12-minutes halves of continuous running time. Clock stops for time outs or official time outs. Clock is not stopped for violations. The clock will stop during the final 2 minutes of the second half for all dead ball situations. [12-5-12]

    • There will be a 5-minute intermission between halves. o If there is a tie, there will be 2 minutes extra time. The possession will go to the team that has the possession before the extra time. In the event of another tie after extra time, another 2 minutes of extra time will be played.

    • For final matches, the time structure for each game will be 10-5- 10(10)10-5-10

Men's Basketball Format & Pairings
5 v 5 with three substitution
Qualifiers: League Format 
Third Placing Match & Finals will be conduced during the HW Cup Finale
Court 1 (Group A)
Court 2 (Group B)
QualifierMatch 1
Qualifier
Match 2
Qualifier
Match 3
Qualifier Match 4
Qualifier Match 5
Qualifier Match 6
B
Men's Qualifiers Results
Group A
Champion
Group B
Champion
1st Runner Up
1st Runner Up
2nd Runner Up
2nd Runner Up
3rd Runner Up
3rd Runner Up
*Qualifiers Result will determine pairing for finals and semi-finals match
A
B

Final

Third Placing Match

A
Men's Teams
Team Lineup will be posted one week before the tournament
A
A
A
A
B
B
B
B
Women's Basketball Format & Pairings
3 v 3 with 1 substitution
Qualifiers: League Format 
Third Placing Match & Finals will be conduced during the HW Cup Finale
Qualifier Match 1
B
Qualifier Match 2
Qualifier Match 3
Qualifier Match 4
Qualifier Match 5
Qualifier Match 6
Women's Qualifiers Results
Champion
1st Runner Up
2nd Runner Up
3rd Runner Up
*Qualifier Results will determine pairing for finals and third placing match
Third Placing Match
Finals Match
vs
vs
Women's Teams
Team Lineup will be posted one week before the tournament