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WIAA Board Of Control Adopts Winter Sports Changes

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Stevens Point (WQOW) -- The WIAA Board of Control approves a number of recommendations made by winter sports coaches.

Among those changes is an adoption of a "mercy rule" in basketball, implementing a running clock (except for timeouts) after three quarters if there's a point differential of forty or more.

Another change: three-person officiating crews will be used for all postseason basketball games.   And, in Division 1, all sectional games will be played at neutral sites.

For the complete WIAA news release, click on the link under "More Information." 

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