THIRD ANNUAL LOUP RIVER SHOOTOUT
CENTURA BOOSTERS YOUTH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Saturday, January 28, 2017 – Boys
Sunday, January 29, 2017 – Girls
§ Boys and girls grades 4th-8th.
§ Three game guarantee.
§ All three games will be played on the same day.
§ Games will be played at Centura and at the Cairo Community Center.
§ Players must play in their grade classification EXCEPT younger players can compete in older divisions.
§ Medals to top two or three teams in each bracket, depending on the number of teams in the bracket. Tie Breaker rules are as follows: 1. Head to Head, 2. Points allowed, 3. Points scored, 4. Coin Flip.
§ Two coaches will be admitted for free. Wristbands will be available at the admission table.
§ On site concessions and meals will be available.
§ Teams must be ready to play at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled game time.
§ Pregame warm-up will be 5 minutes and half time will be 3 minutes.
§ Games will consist of two 16 minute halves with a running clock. The clock will stop only during timeouts, injuries and the last 2 minutes of the second half. The clock will not stop if one team is leading by 15 or more points.
§ Fouls will be tracked but only shooting fouls will be shot in the first half. In the second half normal high school rules will apply after 7 (Bonus) and 10 team fouls (Double Bonus).
§ Each team is allowed 2 timeouts per half and 1 timeout in overtime. Timeouts are one minute in length.
§ Overtime will be two minutes in length. The clock will stop the last minute of overtime. Double overtime will be sudden death. The first team to score 2 points in double overtime wins. If neither team scores two points, a team ahead by one point at the end of sudden death is the winner. If sudden death ends in a tie, then each of the ten players on the floor will shoot one free throw. The team making the most free throws is the winner.
§ 4th and 5th grade cannot full court press EXCEPT a trailing team may full court press the last minute of the game. Otherwise, defense may pick up at half court.
§ 6th, 7th and 8th grades may full court press to a 15 point lead.
For more information or for registration forms please call Karin Noakes at 308-390-5011 or email at CenturaBoosters@gmail.com. Forms can also be downloaded off the Centura website.