An unimpeded attempt at a basket (worth one point) awarded to a player following a foul or other infringement.
- Fouled shooters get two or three free throws and your players are eventually disqualified.
- Teams then were also able to designate one player to shoot all free throws.
- The clock will not stop on fouls and free throws during this time.
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