Jump Ball Violation, non jumper enters the jumping circle before the ball is touched

This play is an example of a violation during a jump ball committed by a non jumping player. All 8 non jumping players must remain outside the jumping circle until the ball has been legally tapped by one of the two jumpers. On this play, the non jumping player will touch the court inside the jumping circle prior to the ball being tapped. This is a violation on the player in the red uniform, and following the violation, the ball is awarded to the opposing team at the sideline nearest the spot of the violation.