Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the world and one of the most widely viewed. It is a team sport that involves two teams of five active players each trying to score points against one another by throwing a ball through a 300 cm (10 feet) high hoop (the ‘basket’) under organised rules. It is played on both indoor and outdoor courts.
America has a competitive high school basketball circuit, with student athletes aiming beyond high school with the hope to obtain a basketball scholarship to college. What does this mean for aspiring Aussies who