History of Basketball

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James Naismith

November 6 1891

The first public game was played

March 11 1892

first women game was played

March 22 1893

field goal and free throw points changed

1895

first proffesional game

1896

college for basketball

1901

there became a national title

1904

African Americans called gov. to build gov. body before to late

1905 - 1910

double dribble was invented

1908

fouls not disqualified from game

1909

double dribble was banned

1910

Throw-in

1913

All rules changed

1914

The spelling of the name Basketball was changed

1921

Basketball became a Olympic sport

August 1,1936 - August 6, 1936