Football Field Dimensions/Diagram
Field Dimensions - NCAA/College
The dimensions of
a regulation football field vary
depending on the whether it is a
high school, college or professional
field that you are measuring.
Breaking down the
basic elements of a football field
we will attempt to outline the differences
between these levels of play.
outside measurements for College
and NCAA football fields below include
the End Zone.
Length: 360 feet
or 120 yards
Width: 160 feet
or 53 1/3 yards
College/NCAA fields have 10
yard deep end zones.
A six foot end line border marks the back of the end zone.
The Field Numbers for College and NCAA
football fields are 6 feet high and 4 feet wide.
The restraining line designates
how close non-players can be to the field. The
College restraining line is 6' from the sidelines.
Team benches are placed along the Restraining Line between the 30 yard markers
The hash marks for college
fieldsare 40 feet wide and start 60' in from
They are wider than NFL hasmarks (18' 6") and narrower than the high school
(53' 4") markers.
Goal posts also vary in width
between levels of play. College/NCAA goal posts
measure 18 feet, 6 inches wide (the same as the
High School: Goal posts are 10 feet high and 23 feet, 4 inches wide.