Today, nearly all women's basketball leagues (pro, college, and high school) play by the same basic rules as men's basketball. In the United States, the last major sanctioning bodies were the high school state athletic organizations of Iowa and Oklahoma. Iowa dropped the sport in 1993; Oklahoma in 1995.
The 1968 Iowa girl's high school championship game, some say the greatest basketball game ever played:
Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=30zaDaxbago
Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsJDJSHkLJ4
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