Video FA1825 – Technical Foul called against an excluded player

On this play, RED-7 commits an Unsportsmanlike Foul against WHITE-24.
RED-7 commits his 5th personal foul.
After this, during the Dead Ball, RED-7 kicks an advertising board.
The Official calls a Technical Foul against the Team Red Coach, recorded as “B”, for the unsportsmanlike conduct by RED-7.
The game is resumed with 2 free throws for White-24, after this, any Team White Player (White-14) is awarded 1 free throw, followed by a Team White throw-in at the centre line extended, opposite the scorer’s table.

A foul by a player who has previously committed 5 fouls is considered as an excluded player’s foul and it is charged and entered on the scoresheet against the coach (‘B’).

OFFICIAL BASKETBALL RULES INTERPRETATIONS – February 2018, 2nd Edition

Art. 36 Technical foul

36-25 Statement. After having committed his 5th foul a player becomes an excluded player. After his 5th foul any further technical fouls called against him shall be charged against his coach and recorded as ‘B’. This is also valid if one of his 5 fouls was a technical or unsportsmanlike foul. He is not disqualified and may stay in his team bench area.

36-26 Example: B1 has committed a technical foul during the 1st period. In the 4th period, B1 has committed his 5th foul. On the way to his team bench B1 is charged with a technical foul.
Interpretation: With his 5th foul B1 has become an excluded player. Any further technical fouls against him shall be charged against his coach. B1 is not disqualified.

36-27 Example: B1 has committed an unsportsmanlike foul during the 3rd period. In the 4th period B1 has committed his 5th foul. On the way to his team bench B1 is charged with a technical foul.
Interpretation: With his 5th foul B1 has become an excluded player. Any further technical fouls against him shall be charged against his coach. B1 is not disqualified.

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Technical Foul

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