The Ten Commandments

Set forth below is the HoopsHD  Ten Commandments of College Basketball.  Violations of these Commandments shall result in HoopsHD issuing a Show Cause penalty against the offending party, together with suffering from shame, disgrace, humiliation and the wrath of the Tall Man.

  1. Thy home teams shalt wear the light uniforms. Thy road teams shalt wear the dark.
  2. Thou shalt not look at instant replay for longer than thou can countest to 30.
  3. Cartoon characters, paint by number sets and colorful designs shalt not disgrace thy playing courts.
  4. Thy games shalt not be played upon the mighty ships of the seas.
  5. Thou shalt not engage in a contest against a foe of a lower division more than once per year.
  6. There is no Commandment #6.
  7. Thy scores and time shall always be upon the screen, with thy home team to the bottom or the right only.
  8. Thou shalt play a minimum of one game per season against thy natural, historical rivals.
  9. Thou shalt attempt to retain the services of Bill Walton to broadcast every game thou shalt play.
  10. Thou shalt REALLY not look at instant replay for longer than thou can countest to 30.

 

INFRACTIONS 2018-2019

 

INFRACTIONS 2017-2018

-FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL – #3.  Has a court that looks utterly ridiculous.  This is their FIRST infraction.
-PURDUE – #1.  Wore black unis in home game against Louisville.  This is their FIRST infraction. (11/28)
-XAVIER – #1.  Wore dark gray unis in home game against Baylor.  This is their FIRST infraction. (11/28)
-OHIO STATE – #1. Wore red unis from the PK80 Invitational at home against Clemson. This is their FIRST infraction. (11/29)
-CLEMSON – #1. Wore white unis in road game at Ohio State. This is their FIRST infraction. (11/29)
-NC STATE – #1. Wore dark gray unis in home game against Penn State. This is their FIRST infraction. (11/29)
-PENN STATE – #1. Wore white unis in road game at NC State. This is their FIRST infraction. (11/29)
-XAVIER – #1.  Wore dark gray unis in a home game against Kent State.  This is their SECOND infraction. (12/6)
-NORTHERN KENTUCKY – #3 and potentially #4. Has a court that shows a Norse ship on the ocean. The HoopsHD Infractions Committee will convene to discuss whether or not the court is in violation of the 3rd and 4th commandments.
-CINCINNATI – Same at Northern Kentucky, though perhaps worse because their school has nothing to do with Norse ships. (As of 12/12/17, they have begun using their own court in NKU’s arena)
-WOFFORD – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Georgia Tech. This is their FIRST infraction.
-NORTHERN IOWA – #5.  Scheduled two games against div2 teams, and are an at-large candidate.  This is their FIRST infraction.
-RUTGERS – #1.  Wore red unis at home agianst Seton Hall.  This is their FIRST infraction. (12/16)
-A10 NETWORK – #7.  No game clock or shot clock on the screen for the CofC v Rhode Island Game.  Rhode Island, the home team, is also listed on the left side of the score ribbon.  This is their FIRST infraction. (12/16)
-A10 NETWORK – #7.  Has Saint Bonaventure on the left side of the screen even though they are the home team.   THIS IS THEIR SECOND INFRACTION IN ONE DAY!! (12/16)
-MOTHER MIAMI – #5. Scheduled two games against non-D1 teams, the most recent of which (Rio Grande) is an impostor of D-1 institution UTRGV. This is their FIRST infraction. (12/17)
-ARIZONA STATE – #1. Wore maroon unis at home against Vanderbilt. This is their FIRST infraction. (12/17)
-XAVIER – #1.  Wore dark gray unis in a home game against Marshall.  This is their THIRD infraction. (12/19)
-BAYLOR – #1.  Wore black unis in home game against TCU.  This is their FIRST infraction. (1/2/18)
-TCU – #1.  Wore white unis in road game against Baylor.  This is their FIRST infraction. (1/2)
-WAKE FOREST – #1.  Wore black unis in home game against Syracuse.  This is their FIRST infraction. (1/3)
-SYRACUSE – #1.  Wore white unis in road game against Wake Forest.  This is their FIRST infraction. (1/3)
-IOWA – #1.  Wore black unis in home game against Ohio State.  This is their FIRST infraction. (1/3)
-UTAH – #1. Wore dark red unis in home game against Arizona. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/4)
-DREXEL – #7. On-screen scoreboard had Drexel (home team) on the left and College of Charleston (visiting team) on the right. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/5)
-OLE MISS – #1. Wore dark red unis in home game against Mississippi State. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/6)
-DETROIT – #7. Multiple inaccuracies with the on-screen scoreboard for the NKU-Detroit game. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/7)
-PITTSBURGH – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Duke This is their FIRST infraction. (1/10)
-EAST CAROLINA – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Wichita State. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/11)
-KENT STATE – #1. Wore dark gray unis in home game against Ohio. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/12)
-TEXAS TECH – #1. Wore red unis in home game against West Virginia. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/13)
-APPALACHIAN STATE – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Georgia Southern. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/13)
-MISSISSIPPI STATE – #1. Wore dark gray unis in home game against Auburn. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/13)
-KENT STATE – #1. Wore dark gray unis in home game against Western Michigan. This is their SECOND infraction. (1/16)
-TULANE – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Houston. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/17)
-SAN JOSE STATE – #3.  Has a home court that is absolutely an assault on the retinas.  This is their FIRST infraction. (1/17)
-UNLV – #1. Wore black unis in home game against New Mexico. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/17)
-BELMONT – #1. Wore red unis in home game against Murray State. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/18)
-MARSHALL – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Middle Tennessee. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/18)
-UTAH – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Washington. This is their SECOND infraction. (1/18)
-WASHINGTON – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Utah. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/18)
-MICHIGAN STATE – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Indiana. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/19)
-INDIANA – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Michigan State. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/19)
-DAVIDSON – #1. Wore black unis in home game against St. Bonaventure. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/19)
-ST. BONAVENTURE – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Davidson. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/19)
-TEXAS – #1. Wore white unis in road game against West Virginia. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/20)
-KANSAS STATE – #1. Wore a ghastly combination of light purple jerseys and dark purple shorts in home game against TCU. Since this forced TCU to wear white unis in violation of The Ten Commanments, This is their FIRST AND SECOND infraction. (1/20)
-TCU – #1. Wore purple unis in home game against West Virginia. This is their SECOND infraction. (1/22)
-ILLINOIS – #1. Wore orange unis in home game against Michigan State. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/22)
-RIDER – #1. Wore maroon unis in home game against Saint Peter’s. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/26)
-SAINT PETER’S – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Rider. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/26)
-AUBURN – #1. Wore navy unis in home game against LSU. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/27)
-LSU – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Auburn. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/27)
-FLORIDA – #1. Wore orange unis in home game against Baylor. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/27)
-IOWA STATE – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Tennessee. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/27)
-SOUTH DAKOTA STATE – #1. Wore blue unis in home game against Fort Wayne. This is their FIRST infraction. (1/27)
-UCLA – #1. Wore blue unis in home game against USC. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/3)
-BOISE STATE – #1. Wore orange unis in home game against UNLV. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/3)
-WASHINGTON – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Arizona. This is their SECOND infraction. (2/3)
-MARYLAND – #1. Wore red unis in home game against Wisconsin. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/4)
-TULANE – #1. Wore green unis in home game against Temple. This is their SECOND infraction. (2/4)
-TEMPLE – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Tulane. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/4)

-MISSISSIPPI STATE – #1. Wore maroon unis in home game against Alabama. This is their SECOND infraction. (2/6)
-FLORIDA – #1. Wore black unis in home game against LSU. This is their SECOND infraction. (2/7)
-PURDUE – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Ohio State. This is their SECONDinfraction. (2/7)
-TEXAS A&M/AUBURN REFEREES – #2 and #10. Delayed the closing minute of the game by 5 minutes for prolonged clock review. This is their FIRST and SECOND infractions. (2/7)
-NEVADA – #1. Wore black unis in home game against UNLV. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/7)
-LOUISIANA TECH – #1. Wore red unis in home game against Charlotte. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/8)
-CHARLOTTE – #1. Wore white unis in road game against Louisiana Tech. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/8)
-HOUSTON – #1. Wore black unis in home game against SMU. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/8)
-WEST VIRGINIA – #1. Wore navy unis in home game against Oklahoma State. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/10)
-BUCKNELL – #1. Wore orange unis in home game against Colgate. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/12)
-UNC-GREENSBORO – #1. Wore black unis in home game against East Tennessee State. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/12)
-NEBRASKA – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Maryland. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/13)
-NORTHWESTERN – #1. Wore black unis in home game against Michigan State. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/17)
-MICHIGAN STATE – #1. Wore white unis in road game at Northwestern. This is their SECOND infraction. (2/17)
-KANSAS – #1. Wore blue unis in home game against West Virginia. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/17)
-CINCINNATI – #1. Wore red unis in home game against Wichita State. This is their SECONDinfraction. (2/18)
-CALIFORNIA – #1. Wore navy unis in home game against Stanford. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/18)
-STANFORD – #1. Wore light gray unis in road game against California. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/18)
-TEXAS A&M – #1. Wore dark maroon unis in home game against Mississippi State. This is their FIRST infraction. (2/20)

THREE TIME OFFENDERS: Xavier

TWO TIME OFFENDERS: Atlantic 10 Network, Cincinnati, Florida, Kansas State, Kent State, Michigan State, Mississippi State, Purdue, TAMU/Auburn Refs, TCU, Tulane, Utah, Washington

ONE TIME OFFENDERS: Appalachian State, Arizona State, Auburn, Baylor, Belmont, Boise State, Bucknell, California, Charlotte, Clemson, Davidson, Detroit, Drexel, East Carolina, Florida International, Fort Wayne, Houston, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas, LSU, Marshall, Maryland, Mother Miami, Nebraska, Nevada, UNC-Greensboro, NC State, Northern Iowa, Northern Kentucky, Northwestern, Ohio State, Ole Miss, Penn State, Pittsburgh, Rider, Rutgers, Saint Peter’s, San Jose State, St. Bonaventure, South Dakota State, Stanford, Syracuse, Temple, Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, UNLV, Wake Forest, West Virginia, Wofford