Kentucky Inspired Rule Changes

As one of the most visible, prestigious and dominating programs of all-time, the University of Kentucky has helped shape the way the game of basketball has been played and evolved. Below are a number of rules changes which were made over the years, in which the Big Blue played some role. Some of these may not necessarily be officials rules, but might include other rules such as NCAA guidelines, recruiting rules and even television practices.


Officiating Rules

* - Shot Clock

* - 10-second Rule

* - 3-second Rule

* - Goal-Tending


NCAA and SEC Rules & Practices

* - NCAA Bids

* - Home Court in NCAA

* - Conference Seedings


Recruiting Rules

* - High School Tryouts

* - Wildcat Lodge

* - Text Messaging


Other Rules

* - Senior Day on Television

* - Probation Television

* - Off-Campus Scrimmages

* - Tennessee's Home Ticket Package

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This page written by Jon Scott
Last Updated May 13, 2001