Mr. Basketball & Miss Basketball Tournaments
Mr. and Miss Basketball Tournaments

 

The Mr. Basketball & Miss Basketball high school & youth tournaments have developed a national reputation for hosting the best organized events with strong competition, unbeatable facilities, excellent college exposure and outstanding community hospitality. Nearly 1,200 teams from 20 states compete in tournaments organized by Mr. Basketball, Inc., in Nebraska, South Dakota and Minnesota each year. Teams from 37 states and Canada have played in our events, spanning from Alaska to Florida and from Maine to Hawaii!

 

 

BOYS COLLEGE EXPOSURE TOURNAMENTS

The 23rd Annual Mr. Basketball Invitational set for July 3-6, 2014, in Kearney, Neb., will feature 64 teams. The event offers great facilities, competition and college exposure! Platinum division for juniors/seniors-to-be and Gold division for teams with players that will be 9th/10th/11th graders and a new Silver division for 8th/9th graders-to-be. Each year, NCAA Division II, III, NAIA and junior college coaches from across Midwest scout the event. Games are played at the 6,500 seat UNK Health & Sports Center and KCHS Cope Coliseum. Openings available in all three divisions.

 

The 14th Annual Mr. Basketball Dakota Showcase is slated for June 26-28, 2014, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, with teams from 8 states. Platinum division for juniors/seniors and Gold division for teams with players that will be 9th/10th/11th graders. NCAA Division II, III, NAIA and junior college coaches from the Upper Midwest scout the event. Five air conditioned courts under one roof at Augustana College. 

 

The 6th Annual Mr. Basketball Minnesota Showcase is slated for June 20-22, 2014, in Mankato, Minn., with 64 teams from 9 states and Canada.  Platinum division for juniors/seniors and Gold division for teams with players that will be 9th/10th/11th graders. NCAA Division II, III, NAIA and junior college coaches from the Upper Midwest scout the event. Five air conditioned courts under one roof at MSU. Teams from Indiana, Wisconsin, Minnesota, South Dakota and Iowa have already registered. Only a handful of spots remain!

 

GIRLS COLLEGE EXPOSURE TOURNAMENTS

The 19th Annual Miss Basketball Showcase set for July 10-13, 2014, in Kearney, Neb., will be an NCAA Certified Event featuring 64 teams from 10-15 states showcasing their talents for NCAA Division I,  II, III, NAIA and junior college coaches from coast-to-coast. Games are played at the 6,500 seat UNK Health & Sports Center and KCHS Cope Coliseum. New in 2014, we are now offering two divisions; Platinum division for juniors/seniors-to-be and Gold division for teams with players that will be 9th/10th/11th graders. More than half full already!

The 14th Annual Miss Basketball Dakota Showcase is slated for June 26-28, 2014, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, with teams from 10 states. Platinum division for juniors/seniors and Gold division for teams with players that will be 9th/10th/11th graders. NCAA Division II, III, NAIA and junior college coaches scout the event. Five air conditioned courts under one roof at Augustana College.

 

The 6th Annual Miss Basketball Minnesota Showcase is slated for June 20-22, 2014, in Mankato, Minn., with 64 teams from 9 states and Canada.  Platinum division for juniors/seniors and Gold division for teams with players that will be 9th/10th/11th graders. NCAA Division II, III, NAIA and junior college coaches from the Upper Midwest scout the event. Five air conditioned courts under one roof at MSU.  A few openings available in each division.

 

HIGH SCHOOL TEAM CAMP / TOURNAMENTS

The Mr. Basketball Slamfest and the Miss Basketball Shootout are designed for individual high school teams as well as AAU-type summer teams. We offer the best competition, facilities, game format and an opportunity to play new opponents, along with a great 6-game guarantee. Last year, the Slamfest & Shootout featured 150 teams from five states. Both events will be full about May 1, register your team today!

 

YOUTH TOURNAMENTS

Visit the youth tournaments page for all the information about our 3rd thru 9th grade tournaments, in December, January, February and March in Kearney, Holdrege, Lexington, Ravenna and Ogallala. Our largest event, the Midway Snow Jam set a new record with 277 teams competing in the 2014 tournament, and the Kearney Blowout in March had one of its largest turnouts ever with 163 teams! This year, 740 teams from 6 states participated in our youth events! (We have an 8th/9th grade-to-be boys division at the Mr. Basketball Invitational, otherwise we do not currently host any 3rd-7th grade events during the summer.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News & Notes

Summer Event Deadlines Nearing

Our summer team camps & college exposure events will be sold-out by the end of April. Don't wait, some divisions are very close to capacity, submit your team's entry form & book motel rooms now!

2015 Youth Event Dates Set

We've updated the Youth Tournaments page with our 2015 registration forms!

Sponsorship Opportunities

If your business is interested in advertising during our events, please contact Doug for more information.