Back to the Virginia Cavaliers Newsfeed

NCAA approves rule changes for 2019-20 Men’s Basketball season

Related Topics: Kyle Guy, rebound

There are going to be some impactful rule changes next season in men’s basketball. The NCAA announced Wednesday (June 5) that the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel approved for the 3-point line to move back to international distance and for the shot clock to reset to 20 seconds after an offensive rebound.

NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel approves men’s basketball proposals to move the 3-point line to the international distance and to change how the shot clock resets after an offensive rebound:

— NCAA (@NCAA) June 5, 2019

With the new rule, the 3-point line will be extended to 22 feet, 1¾ inches.