This is an example of a jump ball violation committed by a participating jumper. Neither jumper may catch the tossed or tapped ball until it touches one of the eight non-jumpers, the floor, the basket or the backboard. On this play, the player in the white uniform catches the ball following the initial tip. This is a violation on the player in the white uniform, and following the violation, the ball is awarded to the opposing team at the sideline nearest the spot of the violation.