College: 5-1-1c

SECTION 1. A Series: Started, Broken, Renewed

When To Award Series


c. A new series shall be awarded to Team B if, after fourth down, Team A has failed to earn a first down.

Approved Ruling 10-1-5 I. With fourth and eight, Team A gains four yards and the ball is declared dead, after which B1 is called for piling on. RULING: Team B personal foul. Penalty—15 yards from the succeeding spot. First and 10 for Team B (Rule 5-1-1c). The clock starts on the snap.