What is Period in Basketball Game?
The period is defined as playing division of time in a game. Games are divided into a fixed number of time periods. In basketball, most people use a quarter in terms of period.
How many Periods in the NBA?
There is a different period according to the division of the game. In NBA there are 4 periods with every 12 minutes. The total time period of the NBA game is 48 minutes.
How many Periods in WNBA?
WNBA has the same four periods each divided into 10 munites. The total game period for WNBA is 40 minutes.
How many Periods in college Basketball?
In College Basketball/ NCAA game, there are two periods each consisting of 20 minutes long. The periods are divided into 2 halves. The total time period of college or NCAA game is of 40 minutes.
How many Periods in High School Basketball?
High School has the same 4 periods as NBA/WNBA. Each period is divided into 8 minutes. The total periods of the game are worth of 32 minutes.
In the case of an overtime game, there will be an extra fifth period of 5 minutes’ overtime period. This process continues until and unless one wins the game.