Video FA1829 – Play Discussion: Game Disqualification

Event: FIBA Basketball World Cup – Spain 2014
Game: Serbia 73 vs. 89 Spain

Fourth Period
2:48 – A Technical Foul is called against Coach Team White.
0:52 – An Offensive Foul is called against Red-10.
After this foul, during the dead ball, Technical Fouls are called against Coach Team White and Coach Team Red for behavior towards each other.
The game is resumed with a throw-in to Team White.
Coach Team White is disqualified for the remainder of the game because he committed two (2) Technical Fouls (‘C’) as a result of this personal unsportsmanlike behavior.

FIBA Rules 2017
Art. 36 Technical Foul
36.3.4. A coach shall be disqualified for the remainder of the game when he is charged with 2 technical fouls (‘C’) as a result of his personal unsportsmanlike behavior.
36.3.5. If a player or a coach is disqualified under Art. 36.3.3 or Art. 36.3.4, that technical foul
shall be the only foul to be penalized and no additional penalty for the disqualification
shall be administered.

SCORESHEET
A technical foul against the coach for his personal unsportsmanlike behavior shall
be indicated by entering a ‘C’. A second similar technical foul shall also be indicated
by entering a ‘C’, followed by a ‘GD’ in the following space.

All fouls against both teams involving penalties of the same severity and cancelled
according to Art. 42 shall be indicated by adding a small ‘c’ beside the ‘P’, ‘T’, ‘C’, ‘B’,
‘U’ or ‘D’.

 

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