Basketball Court Dimensions

As most all basketball players, coaches and fans know by now the NCAA moved the three point line back a foot for the beginning of 2019-2020 basketball season. Below you will find basketball court dimensions for high school and the changes in dimensions to the Men’s basketball courts instituted by the NCAA.  The NCAA three point line is now 20 feet 9 inches. The 3 point line distance in high school stayed the same at 19 feet 9 inches.

High School Basketball Court Dimensions

Width: 50 feet

Length: 94 feet

Free throw line to backboard: 15 feet

Backboard Dimensions: 6ft wide  x 3.5 ft tall

Basketball Rim Diameter: 18 inches

Rim Height: 10 feet


Basketball Court Dimensions High School

 NCAA Basketball Court Layout with longer 3 point line.


Basketball Court Dimensions NCAA Mens and Womens

Other Leagues

For those interested in the distance of three points lines for other leagues here is a list:

  • NBA 23 feet 9 inches and 22 feet even from the corners
  • Women’s NCAA stayed at the high school range of 20 feet 9 inches
  • WNBA is between the Men’s NCAA and Women’s NCAA at 22 feet 1.75 inches
  • The 3 point line distance in high school is 19 feet 9 inches