Extended 8-ft. safe-play area between pole and backboard reduces risk during fast and aggressive basketball play. New 8-ft. option replaces 6-ft. setback and matches collegiate and professional requirements. Gooseneck pole (diameter 5916 ins.) made of hot-dipped galvanized steel with a 48-in. ground bury depth. Includes lifetime limited warranty. Bison Inc., Lincoln, Neb.