|NBA Experience||9 seasons|
|Born||February 26, 1975 (Little Rock, Ark.)|
|Resides||Little Rock, Ark.|
|College||Philander Smith College, Little Rock, Ark.|
Karl Lane has officiated 453 regular-season games and three playoff game over eight seasons as an NBA official. He considers the playoff game to be his most memorable assignment: Game 2 of a 2018 first-round series between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Miami Heat.
Lane’s officiating experience includes four seasons in the NBA G League. He also has four seasons of NBA preseason game experience and worked in NBA summer camps for six years.
In addition to his professional basketball experience, Lane officiated college games for nine years (Southwestern Athletic and Gulf South conferences) and high school games for nine years.
Lane worked for the Pulaski County Special School District in Little Rock, Ark., as an In‐School Suspension Teacher for two years.