Basketball is a team sport, the objective being to shoot a ball through a horizontally positioned basket to score points, while following a set of rules. Usually, two teams of five players play on a marked rectangular court with a basket at each width end. Basketball is one of the world's most popular and widely viewed sports.
Basketball at CMU:
Our Basketball course are taught by staff members on the collegiate basketball teams or former players who have extensive experience. We offer classes for people who want to learn the sport and for those who want to get ready for their next intramural/extramural competition!
PED/PES 170: Fundamentals of Basketball
PED 270: 3 on 3 Basketball