Bob Gibbons Tournament of Champions/Middle School

    Suwanee, Georgia

    Event Information

    Dates
    May 18 – 20, 2018
    Event Type
    Tournament
    Event Stature
    Open
    Who
    Boys 6th-8th grades
    Entry Cost
    $475

    Main Event Location

    Suwanee Sports Academy

    3640 Burnette Rd
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    United States

    Event Contact

    dpaccione@hoopseen.com

    Event Details

    Bob Gibbons Collage

    The Bob Gibbons Tournament of Champions is one of the only tournaments left in the country that brings the best teams in the the nation together across shoe and non-shoe affiliations.  This will be the 22nd year of the tournament and its tradition of former players, teams and competition is unrivaled in grassroots basketball.   In addition to HoopSeen the tournament is usually covered by ESPN, Rivals, Scout, 247 and a variety of other regional and local media outlets. 

    Tradition

    No other tournament in the country has the tradition of the Bob Gibbons Tournament of Champions.  Not only is it one of the longest running travel tournaments around it is often remembered for its competitiveness, great games and elite players who have participated over the years.  Allen Iverson, Paul Pierce, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Kevin Love, John Wall, Kevin Durant and other great players have written part of their Prep stories at the Bob Gibbons TOC.   Here is a list of notable players who have participated over the years.   Who will write their story this year?  We can't wait to find out.  

    Important on Schedule Requests

    The Gibbons TOC is one of the largest tournaments in the country with most teams traveling from out of the state.  Because of the size of this tournament we cannot honor schedule requests for this tournament.  All teams registering should be available to play a Friday night game as early as 6:00pm.  If you cannot play Friday night as early as 6:00pm, we recommend not registering.  No refunds will be granted after the registration deadline or after the tournament is full.  

     

    Housing Information

    HoopSeen Tournaments are stay-to- play tournaments for all teams more than a 50 mile drive to Suwanee Sports Academy. Connections Housing is the official housing provider for HoopSeen and will provide all the information necessary for your team(s) to book accommodations. Note, if your team resides within 50 miles from the Suwanee Sports Academy, you are exempt from the Stay-to-Play policy. However, if you need hotel rooms for any night of your stay, you can still request a block of rooms.

      
    Out-of- area teams that have registered to attend:

    •  Must reserve through the Connection Housing and
    •  Are required to stay in one of the official hotels in order to participate, No Exceptions.


    PLEASE REFRAIN FROM CONTACTING ANY HOTEL DIRECTLY


    TEAM HOUSING INSTRUCTIONS:
    1. Once you have registered, you will receive a Welcome Email from Connections Housing with a hotel block request form and a list of participating hotels
    2. You will choose your top 4 hotels (ranked 1-4) and return to Connections Housing for review
    3. Your block will be assigned and you will receive a confirmation email with your block information including deadlines and cancellation information.
    4. Forward this email to your parents/attendees so they can book their rooms (if applicable)

    Questions? Contact mprieto@connectionshousing.com  for more information

     

    Roster Submission 

    All teams must complete and submit a team roster for the event.

    1. Complete the team roster found below
    2. Email a completed copy of the Roster to GibbonsRosters@gmail.com
    3. Information provided on the roster must be compete and accurate.
    4. Roster must be Submitted by email.
    5. Print and bring a copy of the roster to check-in
    6. Only players on the roster will be able to participate in the event.
    7. Players cannot be added to the roster once the event has begun.

    Team Check-in

    All Teams MUST check-in prior to the first game.  Teams will need the following items at check-in and will need to have access to until the event concludes:

    1. Complete and print Roster
    2. Copy of each player's Birth Certificates
    3. Copy of each player's Grade Report
    4. Copy of completed scoresheet found below (Players Names and # required)
    5. Teams will receive 3 coaching bands per team.
    6. Coach’s name must be on the team roster to receive band.
    7. Coaching bands are to be worn the entire weekend.
    8. Teams that fail to check-in will not be allowed to advance to bracket play.

     

    U.S. Amateur Basketball

    P.O. Box 7431
    Wesley Chapel, FL 33545

    admin@USAmateurBasketball.com
    Phone: (813) 991-6445
    Fax: (813) 991-7800