NCAA men's basketballs have a maximum circumference of 30 inches, and the seams must be no wider than 1/4 inch, with a weight of approximately 22 ounces. NCAA women's basketballs are a maximum of 29 inches in circumference, with a maximum weight of 20 ounces and seams no wider than 1/4 inch.
A basketball used in the NBA will weigh approximately 22-ounces. This type of basketball is also referred to as a size 7. The women’s equivalent (WNBA) will have a weight of 18-ounces. This type of basketball is a size 6. Other basketball weights can be as low as 10 ounces for a mini-basketball.
Football is being played on the natural or artificial grass field with 114,30 meters long and 59,44 meters wide. Basketball is played on the wooden surface. Its size is 94 feet long on 50 feet wide. There is also a difference in the place where both sports are played. Football is played outdoors on the stadiums.
Basketball games are more high scoring than football even though basketball teams are awarded only 2 or 3 points for a made field goal and 1 point for a made free throw. Football grants 6 points for a touchdown, 3 points for a field goal and 2 points for a safety, but scoring is much less frequent than in basketball.
And NFL players had the greatest average weight at 246.9 pounds, nearly 25 pounds more than the average NBA player. In terms of body mass index (BMI), a relationship between height and weight that does not take into account body fat percentage, NFL players had the highest BMI of all at 31.5, while pro tennis players had the lowest at 22.8.
Law 2 of the game specifies that the ball is an air-filled sphere with a circumference of 68–70 cm (27–28 in), a weight of 410–450 g (14–16 oz), inflated to a pressure of 0.6 to 1.1 atmospheres (60–111 kPa or 8.7–16.1 psi) "at sea level", and covered in leather or "other suitable material".
A standard basketball game is an aerobic activity because it involves fairly constant motion. Football is an anaerobic exercise because it includes short bursts of activity, followed by downtime between plays. In general, aerobic exercise is better for weight reduction because it burns fats as well as carbohydrates.
participated in the study voluntarily. Groups were separated into two as the basketball group (BG) and the football group (FG). BG has a body weight mean of 74.13±7.26 kg, a height mean of 187.50±7.03 cm, and an age mean of 16. FG has a body weight mean of 68.0±7.95 kg, a height mean of 178.4±5.31 cm, and an age mean of 17. Participants ...