From Board 54 Rules' Interpreter John Karo:
When a player yells "Dead, Dead, Dead" to signify that a dribble has ended, it is viewed as a method of communication to his/her teamates, and is not to be considered a taunt.
IAABO Refresher Exam Answers and Reference
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NFHS Rules Changes for 2011-12 : CLICK HERE
ATHLETE DISQUALIFICATION FORM
COACHES DISQUALIFICATION FORM
MIAA Concussion Rule (New for 2010)
Any student athlete who exhibits signs, symptoms or behaviors consistent with a concussion (such as loss of consciousness, headache, dizziness, confusion, or balance problems) shall be immediately removed from the practice or competition and must not return to practice or competition that day, and further shall not return to play until cleared (in writing to the Athletic Director) by an appropriate health-care professional (as determined by the DPH).