INFORMATION

Registration & General Inquiries:

Phone: 919-678-1651

Sport Specific Inquiries:
Kenneth Brandon | Competition Director

Gegory Flournoy | Competition Director

BASKETBALL

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DATES
Friday, July 14 – Sunday, July 16

VENUES
The Salvation Army Kroc Center, 6845 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
San Diego City College, Harry West Gym, 1313 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

EVENT INFORMATION

  • Teams will be given the option to register for the 3v3 tournament or the 5v5 tournament or both.
  • Every effort will be made to provide a minimum of four games.
  • A team that registers for 5v5 competition may only have 2 NCAA, retired professionals, and/or semi-professional players on their roster.
  • The 5v5 Open Divisions will span all age groups and will not carry any Ex-Pro or Semi-Pro limitations.

3v3 RULES
(Modified NCAA rules)

  • Maximum: 10 players
  • 15 minute halves; 5 minute halftime
  • Running clock; last 2 minutes of each half will operate under normal clock operation
  • Each team is allowed (2) 60-second timeout per game.

5v5 RULES
(Modified NHSAA rules)

  • Maximum: 12 players
  • 8 minute quarters; 1 minute break between 1st&2nd and 3rd&4th quarters; 5 minute halftime
  • Stopped clock
  • Each team is allowed (2) 60-second and (1) 20-second timeouts per game
  • Co-Ed teams: 2 female athletes must be on the court at all times.

SHOOTING COMPETITION

  • Free throw (Best of 10 shots; 1 minute) and 3-point (Best of 25 shots; 3 minutes) competitions
  • Single elimination brackets
  • Contestants may use rebounders
  • Athletes do not have to participate in team play in order to register for the shooting competition, but everyone is encouraged to do both events.

AGE GROUPS
Co-Ed (5v5 only): 21+, 30+, 40+, 50+
Men & Women 3v3: 21+, 30+, 40+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+
Men & Women 5v5: 21+, 30+, 40+, 50+
Men (Shooting): 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, 90+
Women (Shooting): 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, 90+

AGE REQUIREMENT

  • Age is determined as of the first day of competition, Thursday, July 13, 2017
  • Minimum age for competitors is 21 years
  • Team age group will be determined by the age of the youngest player
  • Minimum number of participants to conduct an age group is 4 teams. USA Masters Games reserves the right to combine age groups based on number of entries.

PARTICIPATION FEES
$250 per team (3 v 3 team) / Basketball Entry Fee
$400 per team (5 v 5 team)
$5 per athlete (shooting competition)

NOTE: a $5 service fee is payable per person at the time of submitting your registration. Further details are available in the Games Entry Terms & Conditions.

ENTRY DEADLINE
June 26, 2017

AWARDS
Individual (Shooting) and Team Awards: USA Masters Games gold, silver and bronze medals

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

  • Opening Ceremonies will be held the evening of Friday, July 14
  • Closing Ceremonies will be Sunday evening, July 16
  • Evening social events for all participating athletes will be held on the other competition days of the Games

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE